SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Three people were shot to death in a small town near Puerto Rico’s northern coast, police said Tuesday.
The unidentified bodies of two women and one man were found along a road in the municipality of Toa Alta.
Authorities said one person had been arrested, but did not yet have further details. An officer at the scene did not return a message for comment.
Police said 108 people have been killed so far this year in the U.S. territory of 3.2 million inhabitants. That is 13 more than during the same period last year.