Shooting at Art Beach restaurant in Tulum leaves two dead and one injured. Initial reports indicate that alleged drug traffickers were killed inside the restaurant in a confrontation with armed men.
(TULUM, Quintana Roo) – Once again, this tourist destination was the scene of a shootout inside a tourist restaurant. Initial reports from police authorities indicate that two people, alleged drug traffickers, died after armed men from rival gangs engaged in a shootout around 8:30 p.m. at the Art Beach restaurant.
It was reported that the confrontation was between opposing criminal groups. Following the incident, police authorities, with the support of the Navy, carried out an operation to find those involved who managed to escape. Two people were left dead and one injured by a firearm projectile.
In October of last year, two foreigners died, and three other tourists were injured after they were caught in the crossfire of a gang shooting in this popular tourist city in Quintana Roo.