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PDC coffee seller dies after being hit by bullet

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A woman who sold coffee from a kiosk near the public transport area of central Playa del Carmen was killed. The unidentified woman was shot by her attackers Wednesday morning from her food stand along First Avenue South.

The shooting was reported around 5:30 a.m. Responding city officers confirmed the shooting and the discovery of an injured woman. An ambulance was called for the woman who was hit by a single bullet.

By the time medical personnel arrived at the scene, the woman had died. Paramedics pronounced her dead at the site of the shooting. Police have not said if her death was accidental or if she was a target in an assault.