2 injured during shooting in Golden Glades, police say

Officers search for GMC after shooting in Oak Grove Park area

Officers responded to the intersection of Northeast 159 Street and Seventh Avenue, in the area of Oak Grove Park. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel tended to the two injured.

GOLDEN GLADES, Fla. – Detectives are investigating a shooting with two injured on Monday night in Miami-Dade County’s Golden Glades area.

Officers responded to the intersection of Northeast 159 Street and Seventh Avenue, in the area of Oak Grove Park. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel decided the two injured required hospitalization.

Miami-Dade police officers investigate a shooting on Monday night in Golden Glades. (Copyright 2022 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights reserved.)

A witness said he was inside his house when he heard seven to eight gunshots. Officers surrounded a parked car with a shattered driver’s side window in front of the Father Gerard Jean Juste Community Center.

Officers were searching for a GMC vehicle. A police helicopter was flying over the crime scene.

Detectives were asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Miami-Dade County Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.

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Local 10 News Assignment Desk Editor Emily Hales contributed to this report.


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