Two men were shot and killed early today, Sunday, while they were in a business in Red Cape.
According to the report of the Police, the events occurred around 1:43 am when a discussion arose between several people who shared in the El Combate Sport Bar & Grill business.
In the middle of the fight he was mortally wounded Rafael Velez Valentin, 37 years old and a resident of the Corozo neighborhood in the aforementioned municipality.
The man suffered several gunshot wounds that caused his death on the spot, the Uniformed reported.
Another man also died in these events, who at the moment has not been identified.
The preliminary investigation was carried out by agent José Acevedo Olivencia, from the Homicide Division of the Mayagüez Criminal Investigation Unit. The investigation continues in the hands of prosecutors Janitza Negrón and Vanessa Rivera.
With this double murder The number of violent deaths registered so far this year amounts to 592, which is 82 above the 510 reported for the same period in 2020.