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Man shot in stomach in Hialeah

Victim airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center

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HIALEAH, Fla. – A 34-year-old man was shot in the stomach early Saturday in Hialeah, authorities said.

Capt. David Rodriguez, a spokesman for the Hialeah Fire Department, said the victim was wounded just before 9 a.m. while he sat in a vehicle in the 2900 block of West 16th Avenue.

Paramedics airlifted the victim to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center in Miami, Rodriguez said. His condition was not disclosed.