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For Immediate Release:
September 08, 2015

Media Contact:
Det. Alvaro Zabaleta
azabaleta@mdpd.com
(305)471-1900

***** UPDATE *****

   
Topic: Shooting
Case #: PD150825318229
Date & Time of Occurrence: 08/25/2015 at approx. 9:30 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 6205 N.E. 27 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
   
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: unknown, (B/M)
Driver #1:
Driver's Name: unknown, (/)
Deceased #1:
Deceased's Name: Keith Cox, (B/M)
Deceased's DOB: 01/05/1966
Deceased's Age: 49
Deceased's Address: 940 NW 8 Street Road #2
  Miami, FL
Vehicle #1:
Vehicle Make/Model: unknown
Vehicle Color: dark color


Shooting - UPDATE #2


(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department is investigation a shooting that occurred at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza Metrorail Station, located at 6205 NW 27 Avenue.

Investigators say that around 9:30 p.m. officers received a call regarding a security guard shot at the Metrorail station. When officers arrived they discovered the attending guard on-duty had indeed been shot.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and transported the victim to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital, in critical condition. A witness reported seeing a male running away from the scene and entering a dark colored vehicle, which fled eastbound on NW 64th Street.

The investigation is on-going.

UPDATE #1: Investigators have been informed that Mr. Keith Cox was removed from the life support system early this morning.  Our hearts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.  Investigators continue to urge the community to contact Crimestoppers with any information pertaining to this case.

UPDATE #2: Regarding the homicde of Keith L. Cox,  Miami-Dade Crimestoppers  has increased the reward from $3,000 to $5,000.


 
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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