Miami police are looking for the driver of a Mercedes C-Class who shot another driver during what detectives are calling a “road rage incident.”
The shooting happened at about 11:30 Thanksgiving night at the intersection of Northeast Second Avenue and 13th Street.
According to police, the driver of a black Rolls Royce and the driver of the black Mercedes got in an argument and when they pulled up to a red light, they began physically fighting. Police said the Rolls Royce driver, identified as 34-year-old Edward Zapata, got out of his car and approached the Mercedes, police said.
When the light turned green, the Mercedes driver pulled out a gun and shot Zapata in the chest, police said. The Mercedes driver then took off.
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Zapata was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center where he underwent surgery.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.