Coral Gables

Coral Gables fire lieutenant shot while off the clock

An off-duty Coral Gables fire lieutenant was hit by a stray bullet Sunday night in Northwest Miami-Dade, police said.

Xavier Jones, 30, was shot at 10:20 p.m. by an “unknown” person near Northwest 30th Avenue and 51st Street, according to Miami-Dade police.

He was taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital and released on Monday, police said.

The shooting is under investigation

Police ask those with information to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477).

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