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One dead, another injured in Puerto Aventuras shooting

Puerto Aventuras, Q.R. — One person has died and another reported injured after the pair were shot in the seaside town of Puerto Aventuras.

Witnesses called emergency 911 Wednesday evening after two men riding a motorcycle were shot by someone in a passing car. The shooting occurred at Caobas street with Chacah around 8:00 p.m.

An ambulance arrived with paramedics who pronounced one young man at the scene. The other was rushed to the General Hospital in Playa del Carmen.

Municipal Police arrived and cordoned off the area. There were no details as to the names or ages of the victims or any information as to the health status of the second man.