Man shot while riding bicycle in Miami neighborhood

Police searching for shooter


MIAMI – A man was shot while riding his bicycle in a Miami neighborhood Wednesday, police said.

The shooting occurred about 5:30 p.m. outside an apartment complex on Northwest First Street.

Miami police said the victim was riding his bicycle when a gunman opened fire at him.

The victim was struck several times and taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center, where he underwent emergency surgery.

A motive for the shooting isn't known.

Police are searching for the shooter.

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