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Five people were killed in a shooting incident at a bar in southeastern Mexico

Xinhua News Agency, Mexico City, Feb. 16 - The prosecutor of Quintana Roo, southeastern Mexico, confirmed to the Xinhua News Agency on the 16th that a shooting incident occurred in a state bar on the evening of the 15th, killing five people and injuring many others.

According to local media reports, a group of unidentified people broke into a bar in Cancun, Quintana Roo, on the evening of the 15th, shooting at the clerk and customers, causing casualties.

Witnesses said that many attackers quickly drove away after the accident and left some weapons on the scene.

The injured have been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The local police launched a search operation and locked in two suspects.

Cancun is a famous coastal resort in Mexico, and there has been an increase in violence in recent years.

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