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Citizen complaint of gunfire leads to Isla Mujeres arrest

Isla Mujeres, Q.R. — Police report the arrest of a male subject on Isla Mujeres after a private complaint of gunfire.

Police were dispatched to the Monte los Olivos neighborhood off Gastón Alegre Avenue in response to the report of a dozen gunshots being heard. According to responding police, when they arrived at the site, they saw two people walking, one of whom fired shots into the air upon seeing police. The subjects then ran.

One of them stumbled and fell, which led to his being arrested. He was found carrying a gun and ammunition. He was taken to the Public Security facilities for processing.