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For Immediate Release:
August 26, 2015

Media Contact:
Detective Marjorie Eloi

Topic: Police-Involved Shooting
Case #: PD150825318120
Date & Time of Occurrence: 08/25/2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 13200 N.E. 7 Avenue
  Miami, Florida
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Marvin Arroliga (Deceased) , (W/M)
Subject's DOB: 05/20/1993
Subject's Age: 22
Subject's Address: 2830 NW 87 Terrace
  Miami, Florida , 
Subject #2:
Subject's Name: Howard Morraz, (W/M)
Subject's DOB: 05/22/1991
Subject's Age: 24
Subject's Address: Unknown
Officer #1:
Officer's Name: Not available , (B/M)
Officer #2:
Officer's Name: Not available, (B/M)

Police-Involved Shooting

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Florida Department Law Enforcement (FDLE) is investigating a shooting

Involving Miami-Dade Police Department’s (MDPD), Northside District detectives. Shortly after 7:00 p.m. the detectives were following up on a shooting investigation that led them to an apartment complex located at 13200 block and NE 7 Avenue. As the detectives approached the apartment complex, they were confronted by a subject who began shooting at the investigators. The officers returned fire striking the subject.

The 21 years old male subject was transported to Aventura Hospital Trauma Unit. At this time his condition is unknown.

According to investigators the male subject was wanted for a recent shooting.

A firearm was recovered on scene.

The investigation continues.

UPDATE 1: Through investigative means it was discovered that subject 1, Marvin Arroliga, was accompanied by his brother, subject 2, Howard Morraz. At 2:53 a.m., subject 1 was pronounced deceased and investigators are seeking the help of the community in locating subject 2.

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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