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Young man dies after Cancun hotel fall

Cancún, Q.R. — A young man of American nationality died after falling from a hotel in the Cancun Hotel Zone.

The fall was reported 8:30 Sunday evening. Security at the Royal Caribbean Hotel in Cancun were alerted to the body of a man that appeared lifeless. The body was found in a loading zone of the hotel.

Ministerial police arrived along with paramedics who confirmed the death of a 22-year-old man.

Police met with the father, who identified the body of the young man. He said that his son suffered from schizophrenia and had been on medical treatment for the past three years.

The deceased has been identified as 22-year-old Mark Patrick Alexander from Miami.

Reports say the young man likely committed suicide, however, a full investigation is underway.