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For Immediate Release:
December 13, 2013

Media Contact:
Det. Alvaro Zabaleta

Topic: Robbery
Case #: PD131207450498
Date & Time of Occurrence: 12/13/2013 at approx. 9:00 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 16950 N.W. 52 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Victim #1:
Victim Name: Jesus Alvarez, (W/M)
Victim Age: 71
Victim Address: 16950 N.W. 52 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Victim #2:
Victim Name: Miriam Alvarez, (W/F)
Victim Age: 68
Victim Address: 16950 N.W. 52 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Subject #1:
Subject Name: Unknown, (W/M)
Subject Age: 20-30
Subject Description: 5'-09" / 185 lbs.
Subject #2:
Subject Name: Unknown, (/M)
Subject Age: 20-30
Subject Description: 5'-09" / 185 lbs.


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department, Robbery Bureau is investigating an incident that occurred at the residence listed above.  According to investigators, Mr. Alvarez arrived home in his vehicle and parked inside his gated driveway.  As he exited his vehicle, he was ambushed by two subjects who proceeded to assaulted him then bound his hands with duct tape and robbed him of his property.  They utilized the Mr. Alvarez's key to gain entry into the residence.  As the subjects exited the residence, Mrs. Alvarez observed the subjects standing over her husband in the driveway.  She confronted the subjects in attempts to protect Mr. Alvarez.  The subject then pushed her to ground, striking the back of her head, causing her to lose consciousness.  The subjects fled with the cash and personal property.  Mr. and Mrs. Alvarez were airlifted to Ryder Trauma Center.  Mr. Alvarez is in stable conditions whereas Mrs. Alvarez is in critical condition.

Surveillance video captured the images of the subjects and investigators are seeking the assistance of the community in identifying and/or locating this individual. Video surveillance footage may be obtained from the FTP site.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact CrimeStoppers
(305)471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477
Visit and select “Give a Tip”
Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.

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