Shooter critically injures man in West Little River, police say

WEST LITTLE RIVER, Fla. – A shooting injured a man and damaged a house on Sunday in northern Miami-Dade County, police said.

Police officers responded to a shooting at about 2:50 p.m., near the intersection of Northwest 25th Avenue and 80th Street, according to Miami-Dade police Detective Angel Rodriguez.

Police officers found the man injured and fire rescue personnel took him to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center, according to Rodriguez.

As of Sunday, he was listed in critical condition.

A shooter approached the man and fired at him and at a home, according to Rodriguez, a spokesman for the Miami-Dade Police Department.

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


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