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Playa del Carmen businessman shot, killed inside vehicle

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A business owner was shot and killed inside his vehicle Wednesday in Playa del Carmen.

Preliminary reports say that the man, identified as local business owner David Ruiz Morin, was shot at numerous times while traveling in his vehicle at the intersection of Juarez and 45 Avenue. The deceased is reportedly the owner of Pizza Bar and a small chain of Sabrina move and video shops.

Witnesses to the shooting reported that a man opened fire on the vehicle as Ruiz Morin was getting in. Police arrived to find the deceased seated in the vehicle.

Police have not released any other details or a possible motive for the attack.