Detectives investigate shooting killing 1, injuring 2 in Allapattah

ALLAPATTAH, Fla. – Detectives are investigating a fatal Thursday night shooting in Miami’s Allapattah neighborhood. They focused on an empty car, as a yellow tarp covered a man’s body.

According to Officer Kiara Delva, three men had been shot when officers arrived at Northwest 35th Street, between Northwest 24th and 25th avenues.

Detectives are investigating a Thursday night shooting in Miami’s Allapattah neighborhood. (Local 10 News Reporter Joseph Ojo)

Delva, a spokeswoman for the Miami Police Department, said two men were at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center.

Miami-Dade and Miami police officers were on the lookout for a Toyota Camry, but Delva didn’t release any details about the suspects or the ongoing investigation. Officers were asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Miami-Dade County Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.


About the Authors:

Joseph Ojo joined Local 10 in April 2021. Born and raised in New York City, he previously worked in Buffalo, North Dakota, Fort Myers and Baltimore.

The Emmy Award-winning journalist joined the Local 10 News team in 2013. She wrote for the Miami Herald for more than 9 years and won a Green Eyeshade Award.