DENVER (CBS4) – A teen from Denver has been killed during an incident at a nightclub in Mexico on Monday.

Alejandra Villanueva (credit:

Alejandra Villanueva (credit: CBS)

According to, the shooting occurred in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico.

CBS4 has confirmed the victim from Denver is Alejandra Villanueva.

Alejandra Villanueva (credit: Family photo)

Alejandra Villanueva (credit: Family photo)

Villanueva’s family says she was not shot, but was one of the victims who was trampled as people tried to escape.

LINK: Alejandra Villanueva GoFundMe Page