By CBSMiami.com Team

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Police in Fort Lauderdale are looking for the gunman who shot a man and left him to die.

According to police, the injured man ran into the RaceTrac gas station in the 2300 block of West Broward Boulevard for help. He was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition.

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A heavy police presence descended on the area, including a SWAT team, as officers conducted a street-by-street search.

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Chopper4 over the scene spotted officers going into backyards and between homes looking for the gunman who remains on the loose.

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Drivers were asked to avoid the area.

CBSMiami.com Team