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Two bodies found in trunk of Cancun taxi

Cancun, Q.R. — The bodies of two people were found stuffed in the trunk of a taxi in Cancun early Monday. So far, their identity remains unknown.

A call was made to police shortly after midnight Monday. When they arrived, they found two dead bodies, that of a man and a woman, inside the trunk.

The taxi was parked in the Chedraui de la Multiplaza shopping mall in region 251 in the Paseos del Mar subdivision.

Police reports indicate that the driver of the car ran, leaving the unit in the parking lot. The taxi reportadly belonged to the Andrés Quintana Roo Taxi Drivers’ Union.

Municipal authorities arrived to carry out the corresponding investigation. There was no indication as to who found the bodies or who made the 911 call to alert authorities.

Members of the Prosecutor’s Office also arrived to remove the bodies while a tow service came for the car.