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Shooting in Miami sends five people to the hospital

Miami police on the scene of a Saturday night shooting in Overtown that sent five people to Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Miami police on the scene of a Saturday night shooting in Overtown that sent five people to Jackson Memorial Hospital.

A shooting in Overtown late Saturday night wounded five people, Miami police said.

The shooting happened at 9:30 p.m. near the corner of Northwest Eighth Street and Fifth Avenue.

“One is still in critical condition and the other 4 are expected to survive.,” Miami spokesman Michael Vega said Sunday afternoon.

Anyone with information on the shooting should contact Miami CrimeStoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477), text 274637 or go to the CrimeStoppersMiami.com website.

This report will be updated as more information becomes available.

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