HOMESTEAD (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade police are investigating a shooting involving multiple Homestead police officers.
Investigators say Homestead police got a call about a burglary at a residence. When officers arrived, the man ran off. They eventually found him in front of Homestead City Hall where, police said, he fired at the officers.READ MORE: 2 Hialeah Police Officers Arrested, Charged With Official Misconduct, Falsifying Public Records
“A police officer from the City of Homestead sustained a gunshot wound that went through his pant leg but did not penetrate his leg,” said Miami-Dade Detective Angel Rodriguez.READ MORE: Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie Arrested, Charged With Perjury
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