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Bicyclist shot in South Miami-Dade

A man was shot early Friday morning while bicycling on Fern Street in Perrine, near Palmetto Bay.

Miami-Dade Police were alerted by an anonymous caller to the shooting, which occurred around 2:30 a.m.

The victim was airlifted to Kendall Regional Trauma Center, where he is in critical condition. Police said they will not be able to question him until he is released from surgery.

Police do not yet have a detailed description of the suspect; anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call the Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477).