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Man shot in Cancun street dies from injuries

Cancun, Q.R. — A man who was shot in Cancun yesterday afternoon has died from his injuries.

Neighbors in the residential Paseos del Mar de Cancún subdivision of Cancun called Emergency 911 Wednesday just before noon to report a shooting.

Emergency personnel received the call at 11:50 saying a man had been shot several times by would-be assassins. Municipal police arrived in the residential area of Region 25 where they waited for paramedics to assess the victim.

The man was found with three wounds to his face and neck area and was rushed to the General Hospital where he later died. He has been identified as 28-year-old David N of Cancun.

Neighbors told police that they heard gun fire against one man toward another. When they looked, they saw an unconscious man laying in the street.

Ministerial police arrived at the site to carry out the corresponding investigations. From the scene, they report lifting of three 9 mm caliber casings.