Two men found shot to death, dog wounded inside car on Miami street


Two men sitting in a car have been shot and killed, according to the Miami Police Department.

The shooting happened about 1:15 a.m. Friday at Northwest 41st Street and 13th Avenue, according to police spokesman Kenia Reyes.

After responding to a 911 call about shots heard in the area, arriving officers found a Buick Lacross "completely riddled with bullet holes" and two men their 20s shot to death inside, Reyes said.

Also inside the car: a shot-up dog. The wounded dog was taken to Miami-Dade Animal Services for treatment.

Police are not releasing the identity of the dead men until their families are notified.

This report will be updated as more information becomes available.

Read more Breaking News stories from the Miami Herald

Miami Herald

Join the

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

  • Marketplace

Today's Circulars

  • Quick Job Search

Enter Keyword(s) Enter City Select a State Select a Category