The Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD), Homicide Bureau is investigating a shooting that resulted in one man dead and a female injured.
According to investigators, a 911 call was received in reference to shots fired at a beach resort in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida. The City of Sunny Isles Beach Police Department immediately responded and discovered several vehicles struck by gunfire. They also discovered a female inside of a black vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Fire rescue personnel responded to the scene and transported her to Aventura Hospital. Additional 911 calls were received in reference to a male shot inside a car in the parking lot across the street. City of Sunny Isles Beach officers responded and discovered the male deceased from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. During the incident, a five year-old boy was grazed by a bullet. He was treated and released on scene by fire rescue personnel.
Homicide investigators have detained several individuals for questioning to determine their involvement, if any. Several firearms were seized from the resort property. A Be On The Lookout (B.O.L.O.) for a silver GMC Yukon, was transmitted over police radio frequencies by the City of Sunny Isles Beach Police. Later in the evening, the vehicle was observed attempting to enter the parking lot of the Rolling Loud Music Festival at Hard Rock Stadium. Members of the MDPD Rapid Deployment Force stopped the vehicle and detained four males for questioning.
The investigation remains active. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers (305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477 Visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select “Give a Tip”