The famous actress and singer Tanya Mendoza was shot dead in broad daylight in the Mexican city of Cuernavaca in broad daylight.
42-year-old Tanya Mendoza stood on the street waiting for her son who was in the sports academy. Other parents were with her. At one point, two men on a motorcycle drove up to the academy, one of whom fired several shots. According to the Daily Star, the actress died on the spot.
According to press reports, in 2010, Tanya Mendoza, her husband and child were abducted.
The actress is known for her role in the drama about the drug cartel Mera Reyna del Sur.