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For Immediate Release:
February 25, 2016

Media Contact:
Det. Robin Pinkard

***** UPDATE *****

Topic: Shooting
Case #: PD160224073056
Date & Time of Occurrence: 02/24/2016 at 5:19 p.m.
Address of Occurrence: 7550 N.W. 19th Avenue
Victim #1:
Victim's Name: Dequan Gordon, (B/M)
Victim's Age: 16
Victim #2:
Victim's Name: Kawaski Sams , (B/M)
Victim's Age: 21
Victim's Address: 7750 N.W. 19th Avenue
  Miami , Florida
Subject #1:
Subject's Name: Antwon Gilbert , (B/M)
Subject's DOB: 09/11/1995
Subject's Age: 20
Subject's Address: 7155 NW 17th Avenue #12
  Miami, Florida
Subject's Charges: Attempted murder


Sixteen year Old Male Shot

(Miami-Dade County, FL) -- 

The Miami-Dade Police Department's Northside District is investigating a shooting of a sixteen year old male.

According to investigators, both victims were standing on the second victim's front porch when the subject approached them on foot. The subject produced a firearm and began shooting at the victims, striking victim 1 in the leg. The subject fled in a newer model red Toyota Camry that was waiting for him, firing several more shots at the victims from the vehicle as they fled.

Victim 1 was transported to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital in stable condition.

Victim 2 sustained no injuries.

No further information is available at this time.

UPDATE #1: The Miami-Dade Police Department, Northside / General Investigative Unit, arrested Antwon Gilbert regarding the attempted murder of Dequan Gordon and Kawaski Sams. 


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