One Shot in Little Haiti

A man was injured in a shooting late Thursday night in the Little Haiti neighborhood of Miami.

The gunshot victim was taken to Jackson Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center at 11:30 p.m. Thursday night in critical condition, according to Miami Fire Rescue. The shooting happened outside a home located at 5426 NW 1st Place in Little Haiti.

A witness says he heard several shots ring out just before midnight from the house where a gathering may have been taking place at the time. The witness also says there are several children who live and play nearby, as there are children's toys and a stroller strewn about in the yard of that house.

Investigators were on the scene interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence.

The identity of the shooter is not yet known.  Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.

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