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One of two shot while driving car in Cancun dies

Cancun, Q.R. — A man has died and a woman seriously injured after witnesses reported hearing gun fire before seeing a car run into a concrete wall.

Residents in the Cancun residential area of SM 260 called emergency 911 after seeing a small car hit a wall. The call was made to 911 at 7:00 a.m. that two people in the Prado Norte subdivision of Cancun were injured.

When police arrived however, they found the male driver deceased and his female passenger sersiously injured from bullet wounds. The man was pronounced at the scene while the woman was rushed to the General Hospital where she remains under guard.

The Special Unit for Criminal Investigation of the General Prosecutor’s Office of the State (FGE) arrived to begin their investigation. Both occupants inside the car are reported to have been shot several times.

Witnesses reported that the car was shot at by three men in another vehicle. The shots came from two of the men riding in the back seat. There were no arrests.