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Argument leaves woman critical after being shot in head, according to police

Man also injured in shooting

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. – Two people were shot in southwest Miami-Dade Sunday night after police said that the victims and the shooter had an argument at a gathering along Southwest 109th Avenue.

Miami-Dade police said around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, the victims were followed about a mile from the gathering to Southwest 107th Avenue and Old Cutler Road. Three people were inside another car when they shot at the vehicle. Bullets hit the 39-year-old driver in the shoulder. A 54-year-old woman, who was in the back seat of the car, was struck by gunfire in the head and hip.

The driver was able to get to a nearby Valero Gas Station to find help from a Miami-Dade police officer who was there. Both victims were transported to Jackson South Medical Center, where the woman is reportedly in critical but stable condition.

Police are asking anyone with information to come forward. Call Miami-Dade Crimestoppers at (305) 471-8477.


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