Miami-Dade County

Police Investigate After Man Shot and Killed in SW Miami-Dade

Detectives found 20 bullet casings at the scene

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Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in southwest Miami-Dade Tuesday night.

Miami-Dade Police responded just after 7 p.m. to a commercial area on Southwest 142nd Avenue and 140th Street, where they found a man with gunshot wounds at the end of a cul-de-sac.

The man, who police say was in his 20s, died at the scene. His identity wasn't released.

Investigators also found multiple bullet casings at the scene.

"There were 20 casings found on scene, right now crime scene investigations is determining where those actual bullets landed," Det. Luis Sierra said.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Further details were not available.

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