Shooting kills 7 in Mexican Caribbean

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Two gunmen killed seven people at a restaurant-bar in the Mexican Caribbean resort of Playa del Carmen, local officials said Monday.

The attack around 8 p.m. Sunday saw two assailants open fire in the Las Virginias restaurant-bar, then flee aboard a vehicle that was waiting outside.

Alberto Capella, chief of police for Quintana Roo state, where the resort is located, said the crime was likely drug related.

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