1 airlifted to hospital after shooting in Miami Gardens, police say

A man was airlifted to a hospital after being shot in the back in Miami Gardens.

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – A man was hospitalized following a shooting on Sunday night in Miami Gardens, according to the Miami Gardens Police Department.

The shooting occurred in the 2100 block of Northwest 184th Street, police said.

The man was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center after being found with a gunshot wound to his back and other parts of his body, police said.

A Local 10 crew was there as the man was taken into the trauma center on a stretcher.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with further information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.

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