MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Another harrowing scene unfolded in the heart of South Beach Tuesday evening.
A man was sitting with his family in the outdoor section of La Cerveceria de Barrio on Ocean Drive near 14 Street when Miami Beach police say he was shot multiple times.READ MORE: NFL Player Malik McDowell Bonds Out Of Jail, Charged With Public Exposure, Aggravated Battery
But what happened next could make your stomach turn.
“After the shooting, he was dancing on top of the guy,” said a witness, who didn’t want to be identified.
The witness added he saw three shots fired from about two feet away.
Timothy Burgess said he saw the shooter fire another shot before the killing happened.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Cooler, Pleasant Weather Continues Through Thursday
“So I’m sitting in the alley and I see the guy and he’s like talking. He drops his backpack and pulls a gun out and shoots and I’m thinking it’s time to go,” he said.
Burgess said he took off.
“I’m like, ‘Hey, this guy’s got a gun.’ And I get over here and he’s on my and he’s like chasing me around the car,” Burgess said.
Completely unaware, moments later, the same man who he says was chasing him, would shoot and kill a random man just moments later.MORE NEWS: Woman Struck, Killed By Train In Deerfield Beach
Police took the shooter into custody, while the victim was rushed to Jackson Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.