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Tulum police find taxi driver dead in unit after neighbors report gunfire

Tulum, Q.R. — Police responding to neighbor reports of gunfire in a Tulum residential area arrived to find a dead taxi driver. The body of the man was found by police around 10:20 p.m. in Colonia Tumbenkah.

According to witnesses, several gunshots were heard, which is when they realized a man inside his unit had been shot. The report was made to emergency 911 who sent police to the scene. Witnesses told responding officers that two men onboard a car fled after firing at the taxi.

Inside the taxi was the deceased driver. Police have not released his identity. No arrests were made.