4 killed, Two injured in shooting southern Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Four men were taken to death and others seriously injured near a basketball court in southern Puerto Rico, police said Saturday.

The shooting happened late Friday from the coastal town of Ponce, among the U.S. territory’s biggest municipalities. No one was detained.

Authorities said they had not managed to identify several of the victims and did not yet have a rationale.

At least 394 individuals are reported this season around the island of 3.2 million people, compared to 481 final years at precisely the same period.