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Police investigate shooting in North Miami residential area

The gunfire was reported Thursday afternoon in the residential area of at Northwest 11th Avenue and 131st Street in North Miami.

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. – North Miami police were working the scene of a shooting that was reported Thursday afternoon in a neighborhood around Northwest 11th Avenue and 131st Street.

Several evidence markers were placed on the ground, but investigators said they’ve received conflicting information from witnesses.

Some say a shooter stepped out of a car, while others say it was a drive-by.

A victim was grazed with a bullet and suffered non-life-threatening injuries, police said.


About the Author:

Janine Stanwood joined Local 10 News in February 2004 as an assignment editor. She is now a general assignment reporter. Before moving to South Florida from her Washington home, Janine was the senior legislative correspondent for a United States senator on Capitol Hill.