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Police: 1 person hospitalized after shooting in downtown Miami

Man taken to hospital in stable condition, officials say

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MIAMI – Police are investigating a shooting early Friday evening in downtown Miami that left one person hospitalized.

The shooting happened at the intersection of Southwest 2nd Avenue and Southwest 2nd Street around 7:15 p.m.

Officers responding to the scene found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest. City of Miami Fire Rescue personnel transported the victim to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center in stable condition.

The investigation into the shooting continues.

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Michelle F. Solomon is the podcast producer/reporter/host of Local 10's original, true crime podcast The Florida Files and a digital journalist for Local 10.com.