Police in Homestead search for gunman who killed 19-year-old

HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Police in Miami-Dade County are searching for a killer.

According to police, 19-year-old Derrick Houston Jr. was fatally shot in the area of Southwest 260th Terrace and 130th Avenue in Homestead.

It happened Saturday night at approximately 10:21 p.m., police said.

There was no information released in regard to any potential suspects.

Anyone with information is urged to call Miami-Dade police at 305-471-2400 or to remain anonymous, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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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.