MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami) — An online transaction turned into an armed robbery that left two people shot in Miami Gardens.READ MORE: CBS4 Investigates: Man Accused Of Killing Ryan Rogers Could Have Faced Two Decades In Prison For Prior Crime
Police said it began with the attempted purchase of an iPhone through social media.
Two people agree to meet up at Scott Park at 17710 N.W. 15th Court and when the victims arrived to purchase the item, shots were fired.READ MORE: Glenneisha Darkins Perseveres During Art Week Despite Challenges
Authorities are now looking for the shooter.
They want to remind the public of safe spaces, like crowded public areas or even the local police department, that can be used for transactions between strangers.MORE NEWS: New Warning For Parents Regarding Omicron COVID-19 Variant
An investigation is underway.