Man shot during robbery in Little Havana

Police searching for shooter

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor , Andrew Perez - Reporter

MIAMI - Police are searching for a gunman who robbed and shot a man in Miami's Little Havana neighborhood.

The shooting happened Tuesday afternoon at 1358 SW 12th St.

Miami police tell Local 10 News the victim was walking when a gunman approached him and demanded his belongings.

After taking the property, the gunman shot the victim in the hip before running off.

Police were questioning witnesses in the neighborhood.

A description of the shooter was not immediately available. Police are searching for him. 

The victim was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center and is listed in critical condition.

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