MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A 3-year-old boy was killed Saturday night after being shot at a party in northeast Miami-Dade Saturday night.
Miami-Dade Police responded to a call near the area of North Miami Avenue and NE 158 Street.READ MORE: ‘This Is Not Acceptable’: North Miami Councilwoman Upset Over Images Of Border Patrol Agents With Whips Chasing Down Haitian Migrants
When they arrived, they found a 3-year-old boy shot and rushed him to the hospital where he later died.
A-21-year-old female was also shot but is expected to be OK.READ MORE: Florida Revised COVID-19 School Rule Short Circuits Legal Challenge By Five School Districts
According to police, the shooting happened at around 8:05 p.m. at a child’s birthday party.
CBS4 was told the property is an Airbnb, which was booked to host the party. An altercation started outside of the house and shots were fired. The victims were both found outside.
Miami-Dade Police Director Alfredo Ramirez said those responsible for the shooting will be found and held accountable. He also expressed his condolences to the family of the boy.MORE NEWS: Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed In Florida
Police have not provided any details about the possible shooter, as the investigation continues. If you have any information, you are asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.