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Woman wounded in Florida City drive-by shooting

Rochelle Johnson, 43, airlifted to area trauma center

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FLORIDA CITY, Fla. – A woman was wounded early Monday morning in a drive-by shooting in Florida City.

The shooting was reported shortly after 12:45 a.m. in the 400 block of Northwest 13th Street.

Florida City police Cpl. Ken Armenteros said Rochelle Johnson, 43, was shot in the abdomen when someone in a dark-colored vehicle drove up next to her and opened fire.

Johnson was airlifted to an area trauma center. Her condition wasn't known.

Detectives are investigating the shooting.