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Drive-by shooting leaves 2 injured in Northwest Miami-Dade

Teen, 66-year-old woman hospitalized after shooting

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MIAMI-DADE, Fla. – A teen and a woman were injured during a drive-by shooting on Friday near Gladeview's Gwen Cherry Park, according to The Miami-Dade Police Department.

Detectives from the Northside District said Louise Lester, 66, was getting her mail outside of her home when a shooter in an older model Toyota Camry shot her in the chest. 

Malik Wilson, 18, was also shot. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue took Lester to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center, where she underwent surgery. Someone took Wilson to the hospital. He was in stable condition. 

The shooter was in a car that was traveling westbound on Northwest 65 Street and turned southbound at Northwest 27 Avenue. 

Detectives were asking anyone with information to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.


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