MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A man had to be airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital following a Saturday afternoon shooting in Opa-locka.

Police said the shooting happened at around 3 p.m. near the 2900 block of NW 132 Terrace.

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Authorities said a man was shot in the lower extremities and is at Ryder Trauma in stable, but serious condition.

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Police said the suspect fled the area following the shooting and is being sought.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-8477 or (305) 471-TIPS.