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Federal agents raid home in northwest Miami-Dade County

Authorities say details of operation are classified

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Sky 10 was above the scene Tuesday morning as federal agents raided a home in northwest Miami-Dade County.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials confirmed that the raid is part of an ongoing federal operation involving the Department of Homeland Security and the Internal Revenue Service.

Authorities said they have been serving federal arrest warrants at different locations, but have spent most of the morning at a home off Northwest 111th Street and Fifth Avenue near Miami Shores.

While details of the operation are classified, federal agents carrying boxes of evidence were seen coming in and out of the home for several hours.

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