Man dies after shooting in Miami’s Little Haiti, police say

Police officers are investigating a fatal shooting on Thursday night in Miami's Little Haiti. (Copyright 2020 by WPLG - All rights reserved.)

MIAMI – A woman said she was watching television on Thursday night at her home in Miami’s Little Haiti when she heard gunshots outside. After the shooting, she said she heard a dog crying and people screaming.

Miami Police Department officers responded to investigate the shooting at Northeast 56th Street and Second Court, near Sweat Records and the Villain Theater comedy club.

Detectives worked through Thursday night and on Friday morning to investigate a fatal shooting in Miami's Little Haiti. (Copyright 2020 by WPLG - All rights reserved.)

Detectives were working overnight to investigate the homicide.

Officer Kiara Delva, a spokeswoman for the department, said the man died at the hospital. Detectives are investigating the shooting. They are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.

Local 10 News Assignment Desk Editors Wilson Louis and Emily Hales contributed to this report.

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