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Man shot at In House colony in Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A man was shot and wounded this morning in the irregular community of In House in the extreme west area of Playa del Carmen.

Witnesses say the shooting occurred at 2:00 a.m. Sunday when the man was reportedly shot by another who instantly fled the scene via Constituyentes with Flor del Norte streets.

Police arrived along with paramedics to transport the victim to local hospital to treat a gun shot wound to the leg.

The irregular community known as In House in the west of the city in one of the invasion zones, consisting of hundreds of residents who live illegally in make-shift houses.