8 bodies discovered on streets of Cancun

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Cancun, Mexico

Eight bodies have been discovered this week on the streets of the Mexican resort city of Cancún.

The Associated Press reports two bodies were dumped at two spots and four others were found shot.

A man and woman were found dead in an abandoned taxi on Tuesday, and the dismembered bodies of two men were found in several plastic bags at another spot.

Another man was found bound and shot to death on Tuesday, while another was killed while lying in a hammock. The seventh victim was found shot and covered in a plastic bag.

The AP said details of the eighth killing weren’t yet available, and none of the killings occurred in the city’s beachside hotel zone.