Miami Police Investigating Overtown Shooting

Police are asking anyone with information on the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers.

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    Miami Police are investigating after shots were fired in Overtown Saturday morning.

    Officers responded to Northwest 3rd Avenue and 17th Street at about 10:30 a.m. after reports of shots being fired in that area, according to a news release.

    When officers arrived, they saw a man running through the parking lot of a church, so they blocked off the area, said the release. SWAT and K-9 units responded to the scene, but officials said they were unable to locate a suspect.

    Police said the motive of the shooting was unknown. Anyone with information is urged to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

    Stay with NBC6.com for updates.