News from my neighborhood

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Six people are dead following a mass shooting in San Juan, Puerto Rico, according to reports.

Gunfire erupted Monday night in residential neighborhood of Río Piedras, not far from the University of San Juan, according to a report from NotiCentro, a news outlet on the island. Initially, the outlet reported eight deaths. The Associated Press later reported that six victims — five men and one woman — were killed in the shooting.

In June, three people were beaten to death in the municipality of Cayey, and three people were killed and six injured in a shooting in the municipality of Ciales. Last month, one person died and four were injured in a lengthy shootout in the Puerta de Tierra neighborhood near Old San Juan.

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