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Body of dead man found wrapped in tarp in Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — Isla Mujeres police responded to the report of a wrapped body in greenery on the Continental Mainland Sunday. Area residents made the call to 911 after stumbling upon the dead body of an adult.

The unidentified person was wrapped in white canvas and left on the Punta Sam road in SM 86 near the municipal border with Benito Juarez (Cancun).

Responding officers verified the deceased was a man and had been shot. The dead man was found handcuffed and wrapped in a white canvas tarp around 9:00 a.m. by residents out walking. Additional information was not provided.