Miami-Dade County

15-year-old shot during dispute in Northwest Dade

Miami Herald Staff

A 15-year-old was shot Tuesday night and is in stable condition at a hospital, after getting into a verbal altercation with three other males at a home just west of Sun Life Stadium.

Miami-Dade police pinned the shooting on Christopher Vasquez, 18. Police said he is one of the males who was arguing with teenager, who hasn’t been named. The victim was airlifted to the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

As of Wednesday morning Vasquez still had not been charged with the shooting. Police began questioning him Tuesday night. The shooting took place outside a home in the 5000 block of Northwest 195th Lane.