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Woman killed, man seriously injured in double shooting in Homestead

Family confirms shooting was result of domestic-related incident

The Miami-Dade Police Department has taken over an investigation into a double shooting that occurred Thursday morning in Homestead, authorities confirmed.
The Miami-Dade Police Department has taken over an investigation into a double shooting that occurred Thursday morning in Homestead, authorities confirmed.

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – The Miami-Dade Police Department has taken over an investigation into a double shooting that occurred Thursday morning in Homestead, authorities confirmed.

The shooting was reported at the Colony Lakes apartments at 1502 E. Mowry Drive.

According to Homestead police Detective Fernando Morales, one person was pronounced dead at the scene and the other person was taken as a trauma alert to Jackson South Medical Center.

Relatives at the scene told Local 10 News reporter Saira Anwer that the shooting was domestic-related, and that a man and a woman had been shot.

The man remains hospitalized.

Further details about the shooting were not immediately released.


About the Authors:

Amanda Batchelor is the managing editor for Local10.com.

Saira Anwer joined the Local 10 News team in July 2018. Saira is two-time Emmy-nominated reporter and comes to South Florida from Madison, Wisconsin, where she was working as a reporter and anchor.