Man sleeping inside business shot in Opa-Locka, police say

By Tim Swift - Local10.com Digital Editor

OPA-LOCKA, Fla. - A man sleeping inside a business was shot late Saturday in Opa-Locka, authorities said.

A spokesperson for Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said the man was shot in the stomach around 11:30 p.m. in the 2200 block of Ali Baba Avenue.

Paramedics transported the victim to Aventura Hospital. Opa-Locka Police Chief James Dobson said the victim's injuries were not life-threatening.

Dobson said police are investigating, but the motive for the shooting was unclear.

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