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Isla Mujeres taxi shot at while driving passenger in Cancun

Cancun, Q.R. — A taxi from Isla Mujeres was shot at Tuesday night in Cancun with authorities saying the target being his passenger.

The taxi, which was from the mainland municipality of Isla Mujeres, was traveling along Avenue 20 de Noviembre in Region 227 of Cancun when gunfire suddenly erupted against the exterior of the cab.

The passenger, Angel Geovanni M.C., was hit several times and taken to the General Hospital of Cancun.

The attack was reported at 10:41 p.m. when the taxi driver said a vehicle traveling in the opposite direction took aim at his taxi and began firing. The red taxi sustained damaged with at least 10 bullet holes in the right side of his car.

The taxi driver was not injured.