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Police search for gunman after Miami Gardens double shooting

According to authorities, two people were found shot Saturday afternoon in Miami Gardens.
According to authorities, two people were found shot Saturday afternoon in Miami Gardens.

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – Police in Miami Gardens are investigating a double shooting.

According to authorities, two people were found shot Saturday afternoon.

It happened in the area of Northwest 18th Avenue and 183rd Street at approximately 12:51 p.m.

Police said the shooter got into a vehicle and sped away, only to crash into a tree several blocks away.

After crashing, the gunman took off.

Authorities rushed the victims to a nearby hospital but have not provided an update on their health status.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.


About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.