MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A man was shot in an attempted armed robbery overnight in northeast Miami-Dade.READ MORE: Florida's COVID-19 Cases Climb Sharply Once Again
It happened at NE 13th Place and 211th Terrace.
Police say when 62-year-old Dorrel Anderson got into his car to go pick up food two males approached him in his driveway. He said they knocked on his window and demanded his wallet.
Fearing for his life, Anderson hit the gas. He said the males began to shoot at him, he was hit by several rounds.READ MORE: Broward Health ICU Head, Dr. Sunil Kumar: 'We Have Had Children Die;' COVID Cases Continue To Spike
Anderson ended up crashing into a pole across from his home.
Police say at that point the males began to run away, but then one turned around and shot at Anderson, with at least one round striking him in the chest.
He was taken to Aventura Hospital where he was listed as stable.MORE NEWS: Theater, Arts, And Museums Helping To Restart South Florida's Economy
Police are looking for the two suspects in connection to the shooting.