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Gunman escapes Puerto Aventuras police after shooting

Puerto Aventuras, Q.R. — A gunman managed to escape police capture in Puerto Aventuras Monday after shooting and killing an adult male. The man, who was in the company of his young daughter, was shot and killed by an unknown subject on Avenue Viverous.

Although police did attempt to chase the suspect, a car collision quickly ended the pursuit. The shooter escaped.

The shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. in a residential area of Puerto Aventuras. Police were alerted to the shooting by a resident. Officers immediately began a search operation, which reportedly resulted in locating the gunman, however, an arrest was not made. The minor child was not injured.