Miami-Dade Police stated in the statement Two people were killed and more than 20 wounded in a shooting in Miami early Sunday.
Three people get out of the SUV and “Start shooting at the crowd indiscriminately,” standing outside. “Scheduled events” at an establishment on 186th Street in the Hialeah area west of the Miami Gardens, the statement said.
Investigators are hunting the suspect who returned to the car and fled the scene after the accident. Supplementary Statement
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Miami-Dade Rescue Squad Two people were found dead when they arrived at the scene and eight people were taken to local hospitals, the statement said, adding that 12 more victims went to hospital on their own.
At least one victim was deported in critical condition, the statement said.
Miami Police Director Dade Alfredo “Freddy” Ramirez III called the incident a “death shambles”. “Targeted and cowardly gun violence” on Twitter
NBC’s Miami-area station reported that the venue was a function room, which was rented out for concerts.
It was the second major mass shooting in the Miami area in several days, killing one person after seven people were shot Friday night, the station said.
There have been at least 200 shootings in the country in the first 132 days of this year, according to the non-profit research group Gun Violence Archive.