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Woman arrested in deadly Playa del Carmen public park shooting

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A woman has been arrested after a shooting that left one young local man dead. The shooting happened Saturday night on a ball court of a public park in the 28 de Julio neighborhood.

The 23-year-old man was shot and killed and left laying face down on the ball court while neighbors stood by. Police were called after receiving the 10:40 p.m. report of the shooting.

When they arrived, neighbors described a man and woman aboard a motorcycle who were believed involved, telling police that at least one person fled into nearby bush to hide.

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested in the shooting

An area search by police located one woman who was arrested. Police say 23-year-old Danae N from the State of Mexico has been detained for her possible participation in the deadly shooting.

A minor female child was injured in the public park shooting attack after being grazed in her left foot by one of the bullets.