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: Business Owners In South Florida Say They're Struggling To Get Employees Back To Work
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: ‘Pretty Big Pay Package’: Broward School Board Negotiates $743K Exit Deal For Embattled Supt. Robert Runcie
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: Pembroke Pines PD: 15-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Dragged Under Minivan For 30 Feet
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.