Miami-Dade County

Drive-by shooting in NW Miami-Dade leaves 1 dead, 1 critically injured

One man was killed and another critically injured in a drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon in Northwest Miami-Dade, according to police.

Just after 1:30 p.m. Miami-Dade police were called to a shooting at 2945 NW 27th St.

When officers arrived they found two wounded men.

According to investigators, the men were outside a home when someone drove by and began shooting.

One man died at the scene and the other was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition. Miami Herald news partner CBS4 identified the slain man as 23-year-old Ivis Castro.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477).

Carli Teproff: 305-376-3587, @CTeproff