Miami-Dade County

Two young adults hospitalized in SW Dade shooting


Two young adults are hospitalized after they were shot in southwest Miami-Dade late Thursday night.

The shooting happened at 20420 SW 114th Court around 11 p.m.

Area residents said they heard five shots and a car speeding away.

The male and female who were shot were airlifted to Kendall Regional Medical Center.

A family member of the female said she was shocked and frustrated when she heard what had happened.

“Why are people shooting people, they don’t have nothing else better in life to do? Go to school. Get a job. Do something with your life,” said Brenda Jones.

Police have not said what prompted the shooting. They urge anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.