MADRID, Spain, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 18th Augst,2016) - An Irishman was shot dead on the holiday island of Majorca, police said Thursday, in what local media reported may have been a settling of scores that went badly wrong. "Yesterday at 9pm (1900 GMT), a person was... shot in the back, which caused their death," a spokeswoman for the Guardia Civil police force told AFP. She said the man was Irish but gave no further details. The shooting took place in Costa de la Calma, a residential area not far from the popular resort of Magaluf. "The person who fired the shots escaped," the spokeswoman said, adding that the perpetrator did not shoot anyone else.