MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Miami police need your help finding a home invasion suspect who was captured on surveillance video hopping the fence before holding a knife to the homeowner and demanding to be let inside.
It happened in the 2000 block of NW 18th Terrace on Sunday, December 8, around 4:00 p.m.READ MORE: Florida School District Defies Gov. Ron DeSantis' Ban On Masks
According to investigators, the victim was in the yard with his dog when a man, wearing a camo ski mask, black gloves, and armed with a knife, demanded to go in the house so he could find money.
Despite ransacking a bedroom, he didn’t find any.
A second victim, who was in the backyard at the time, heard his dog barking in an unusual way. When he made it to the front yard, he spotted a suspicious silver car in front of the home. When confronted, the driver appeared to have pulled out a gun, pointed it at him and then fled the scene.READ MORE: State Senator Gary Farmer Says Governor’s Executive Order Preventing School Mask Mandates Is Unconstitutional
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Police say the car may have been a 2017 C 230 Silver Mercedes with dark tints and a paper tag.
The first suspect who was inside the house ran out, jumped the fence, and was picked up by the driver. Both men got away. Nobody was hurt.MORE NEWS: President Biden Criticizes Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
If you know anything about the suspect or suspects, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.