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For Immediate Release:
September 25, 2015

Media Contact:
Det. Dan Ferrin

Topic: Armed Carjacking
Case #: PD150812300116
Date & Time of Occurrence: 08/12/2015 at approx. 6:30 a.m.
Address of Occurrence: 5300 N.W. 87 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Victim #1:
Victim's Name: Elvyn Sosa , (W/M)
Victim's Age: 19
  Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Unknown , (W/M)
Subject's Age: 40-50
Subject's Description: 5'05", 240 lbs., Hispanic
Subject #2:
Subject's Name: Unknown , (W/M)
Subject's Age: 30's
Subject's Description: 5'09", 170 lbs., Hispanic
Driver #1:
Driver's Name: unknown , (/)
Driver's Description: Driver of subjects vehicle (Toyota, Tundra Silver in color)
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: Toyota/Tundra
Vehicle Color: Silver
Vehicle #2:
Vehicle Make/Model: Chevy/Tahoe
Vehicle Color: Silver
Vehicle Lic. Plate: FPN-1597
Vehicle Description: Rental Vehicle Carjacked from Victim

Tourist Carjacked at Gun Point

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

Detectives from the Miami-Dade Police Department’s Robbery Bureau are investigating an armed carjacking, involving at least three subjects, in which a rented vehicle was stolen from a tourist in a hotel parking lot in Northwest Miami-Dade.

According to the detectives, on Wednesday, August 12, at about 6:30 a.m., the victim was in the hotel parking lot waiting for his family, when a man armed with a gun entered his vehicle. Fearing for his life the victim fled. At that point another subject entered the vehicle. The subjects fled from the hotel with the victim’s rental car and a silver Toyota, Tundra, in which they had arrived.  

The victim was not injured and the rental vehicle has not been recovered.

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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