Detectives from the Miami-Dade Police Department's (MDPD) Homicide Bureau are investigating a shooting that left a father injured and his 8 year old daughter in critical condition.
According to investigators, shortly before 5 o'clock Sunday evening officers responded to a shooting at 10127 NW 25 Avenue. Once arrival, they discovered a young girl suffering from a gunshot wound to the head and an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper torso. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and transported both victims to Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital. The young girl is currently listed in critical condition and her father in stable condition.
Investigators are looking for a black 4-door Ford sedan, possibly a Fusion or Focus.
MDPD is dedicated to the prevention of violence affecting our community's youth. MDPD has added an additional $20,000.00 to the $3,000.00 already being offered by CrimeStoppers through "Stop Gun Violence Reward Fund" If the tip leads to the arrest of the subject(s), the tipster may be eligible for a reward.
UPDATE #1: Both victims have been identified and are listed above.