Dozens of Shots Fired in Miami Mass Shooting That Left at Least 2 Dead, 8 Wounded

Two people have died and at least eight others were transported to a hospital with gunshot wounds after an early morning shooting at a Miami apartment complex, police said.

Police are investigating a shooting early Tuesday in Miami that left at least two dead and eight others wounded. (Credit: Los Angeles Times)

Police are investigating a shooting early Tuesday in Miami that left at least two dead and eight others wounded. (Credit: Los Angeles Times)

Miami City Manager Daniel Alfonso told the Associated Press that the dead were a 20-year-old man and a teenage girl, but the Miami Herald reported one of the dead was a 30-year-old man. Police would not release any details about the dead, but said one of the injured was in critical condition.

Miami police received calls reporting the shooting at 12th Avenue and 65th Street around 2:15 a.m. EDT, Miami Police Department spokeswoman Frederica Burden told The Times.

“Dozens” of shots were fired at the courtyard of the apartment complex in the Liberty City neighborhood, according to bullet casings found at the scene, Burden said. She could not confirm if more than one shooter was involved.

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