A teenager who hasnt had a chance to live his life killed in Miami Gardens shooting – Miami Herald

A teenager who hasnt had a chance to live his life killed in Miami Gardens shooting - Miami Herald

Teen dies after being shot in Miami Gardens

Police say a call came in reporting the shooting. When officers arrived they found the wounded teen. He was then airlifted to a hospital, but he died on route, cops say.

Its a tragedy, said Carlos Austin, a spokesman for Miami Gardens police. This is someone who hasnt had a chance to live his life.

Carli Teproff grew up in Northeast Miami-Dade and graduated from Florida International University in 2003. She became a full-time reporter for the Miami Herald in 2005 and now covers breaking news.

Video: Man Dies In Police Involved Shooting In Miami Gardens

Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene on the 400 block of Northwest 152nd Street, just after 12:30 p.m., Tuesday.

The @MGPDFL is requesting the publics assistance in locating 41 year-old Kameela Russell, who has been missing since May 15th, 2019. If you have any information on her whereabouts, please contact the Miami Gardens PD at 305-474-6473. @nbc6 @wsvn @WPLGLocal10 @MiamiHerald pic.twitter.com/dQYC4D07Y9

The residence, blocked off with crime scene tape, is located near Biscayne Gardens Elementary school. That school and Thomas Jefferson Middle School are on lockdown as a result of the shooting.

Police began investigating the Florida Memorial University student after learning of the cyber terroristic threats. Investigators say Hernandez posted multiple messages on social media, threatening the Islamic Center of Greater Miami.

7SkyForce HD flew over the scene where police and fire rescue crews could be seen near a body covered with a yellow tarp on the street.


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