Miami Gardens - Opa-locka

Shooting at Florida Memorial University leaves campus on lockdown

Someone was shot in the leg at Florida Memorial University onTuesday afternoon, putting the school on lockdown until around 12:50 p.m.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue arrived at the scene, 15800 NW 42nd Ave. in Miami Gardens, a little after 11 a.m and sent the victim to a an area trauma center, said MDFR spokeswoman Erika Benitez.

Miami Gardens police are investigating the shooting.

This bulletin will be Updated as more information becomes available.

Alex Harris: 305-376-5005, @harrisalexc