The President of the Miami-Dade police union is thankful several South Florida officers survived a violent morning with a gun-toting criminal and when the gunfire settled, six police officers were hospitalized and two suspects were dead.
Customers inside a Pembroke Pines barber shop were terrified when a man burst in Thursday and robbed the place at gunpoint. Little did they know he’d end up shooting two South Florida law enforcement officers in the middle of the Florida Turnpike before turning the gun on himself.
Key Biscayne’s Police Chief said doctors are “cautiously optimistic” about the most seriously injured officer from the shooting Thursday night.
When two Miami-Dade police officers were shot in the line of duty Thursday morning, other officers gathered with friends and family at Jackson Memorial Hospital hoping for a miracle. Unfortunately, it did not come.