FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A woman was rushed to the hospital Thursday morning after she was shot in Coconut Creek.
According to police, the shooting took place just after 7 a.m. at Advenir South apartment complex, which is off Cocoplum Circle.READ MORE: Monkeypox Case In Broward County Under Investigation
A witness said the woman was shot by her ex-boyfriend who drove off.READ MORE: Couples Set To Make 2022 A Record Year For Tying The Knot
“My boyfriend saw the car speeding off and I saw her screaming, so I ran to her and called the police,” she said.
The injured woman was taken to Broward Health North. Detectives are interviewing a person of interest in the investigation.MORE NEWS: Pedestrian Fatalities In The US Reach Highest Level In 40 Years
The suspect was eventually caught in Miami Gardens. He was identified by police as Saivon Cruse. He faces a charge of attempted 1st-degree murder.