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Man shot in drive-by shooting in northwest Miami-Dade, police say

Police believe victim, shooter know each other

Police are investigating a drive-by shooting near Northwest 179th Street and Northwest 68th Avenue.

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A man was wounded late Wednesday in a drive-by shooting in northwest Miami-Dade County, authorities said.

Miami-Dade police said two men in a pickup truck shot the victim about 10 p.m. near Northwest 179th Street and Northwest 68th Avenue.

Police said officers believe the victim and the shooter know each other.

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