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For Immediate Release:
April 16, 2015

Media Contact:
Det. Daniel Ferrin
df@mdpd.com
(305)471-1900

   
Topic: Police Involved Shooting
Case #: PD150415139007
Date & Time of Occurrence: 04/15/2015 at approx. 7:52 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 840 NW 75 Street
  Miami, Florida
   
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Tevin Barkley, (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 08/11/1992
Deceased's Age: 22
Officer #1:
Officer's Name: Not Available At This Time, (W/M)


Police Involved Shooting


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) is investigating a police involved shooting that occurred at above listed location.  According to investigators, three officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department, Northside District, Neighborhood Resource Unit (NRU) were on routine community bike patrol when they were dispatched to NW 8 Avenue and 75 Street, reference shots fired in the area.  Upon arrival a confrontation ensued between the officers and the subject, at which time one of the officers retrieved his firearm and shot at the subject, fatally wounding him.  A Cobray, m-11, assault weapon, was recovered on the scene.  None of the officers were injured during the incident.  FDLE will continue the investigation and will provide information as it becomes available.

The investigation continues... 


 
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”
Send a text message to 274637. Enter CSMD followed by the tip information and press send.
   

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