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Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

South wales
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Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Is anybody at GBP able to supply any information about the "suspicious" death on Akumal beach at the Grand Bahia Principe hotel ..... flying out on the 18th and looking for updates.

News article link noticaribe.com.mx/2018/…

Edited: 10 May 2018, 05:28
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Winnipeg, Manitoba...
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1. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Nothing says it happened on the beach. Other reports I’ve read say it happened in an office.

Springdale, Arkansas
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2. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

I havent seen anything on the FB page I belong to for that resort.

South wales
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3. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Do you have links to the other reports please?

South wales
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4. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

I found the link on a facebook page I belong to Grand Bahia Principe (MR) lovers.

manchester
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5. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Here is the report from the link posted above in English using google translate.

pPLAYA DEL CARMEN, MX.- A man between 40 and 50 years old, apparently a seller of nautical services to tourists in Bahía Príncipe Akumal, was found dead Tuesday night in the facilities of this hotel complex.

According to preliminary information , around 21:34 hours, the police received a report about a dead person in that hotel located about four kilometers south of the town of Akumal, belonging to the municipality of Tulum.

Upon arriving, the paramedics found that the man was in the middle of a pool of blood and no longer vital signs.

Everything seems to indicate that the man was killed.

At the moment there is no more information about the identity of this person or the circumstances of his death, although the authorities do not rule out that it is a murder. (Noticaribe | Preliminary information)

Nebraska
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6. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g65948…

UK
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7. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Currently at the GBPAkumal.

Been on the beach all day and did our daily walk from Infinty pool to Tulum section right along beach this morning before breakfast. No signs or gossip about this at all?

Will ask around tonight.

B.

UK
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8. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Vague suggestion this happened in Tulum?

Other than that,no mention of such events here,guest too busy enjoying themselves.

B.

Glen Mills, PA
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9. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

"Vague suggestion this happened in Tulum?" B, it happened at the Bahía Príncipe Akumal. I would think people would see the police investigating a crime scene. No?

Gloucester, United...
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10. Re: Death On GBP Akumal beach!!

Haven’t seen a thing?? I’m sat overlooking the beach in the mornings at before 7am.... there isn’t any talk of it either, but I’ve not asked....

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