CORAL GABLES (CBSMiami) – The Miami-Dade Police Department has set up a perimeter after a shooting in Coral Gables Saturday afternoon.READ MORE: Family, Friends Gathered To Remember Erika Verdecia, Convicted Killer Charged In Her Murder
At around 1:00 p.m., the Coral Gables Police Department received a 911 call about a shooting at the 1000 block of Salzedo Street.
When officers arrived they said they found a man in his mid-20s suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.READ MORE: COVID-19 Testing Sites In South Florida
Police said they saw two men running westbound towards LeJuene Road. Authorities set up a perimeter from SW 8th St. to SW 13th St. to search for the suspects.
The victim was taken to Ryder Trauma Center where he succumbed to his injuries.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In South Florida
Anyone with information is urged to contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers (305) 471-8477.