MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Opa-locka police say they have two persons of interest in custoday in the shooting of an 8-year-old child.

Authorities said it appears that two parties were shooting from across the field, where an 8 year old child was caught in the crossfire and struck once in the lower back/buttocks area.

The child was transported to Ryder in stable condition.

The investigation continues.