North Miami / NMB


Man shot to death inside car in North Miami; killer on the loose

A 38-year-old man was shot and killed Monday morning as he sat inside a car in North Miami, according to police.

Sidney Fertil was in front of a home at 1:30 a.m. in the 1300 block of Northwest 127th Street when his car was riddled with bullets.

North Miami police spokesman Maj. Neal Cuevas said the shooting is under investigation.

“We are still looking for the person or persons responsible for this murder,” Cuevas said.

Neighbor Dedra Booker told CBS4 that she heard five or more gunshots. “Seconds later, I heard a horn.”

Then, she said, she heard a voice say, “He’s dead he’s dead he’s dead.”

Anyone with information is asked to call North Miami police at 305-891-0294, ext. 23121, or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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