A 15-year-old boy was killed in a shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade Tuesday evening, police said.
According to police, the victim, 15-year-old Calixto Logan, was walking near Northwest 106th Street and 6th Avenue when a vehicle drove by him and opened fire just after 6:15 p.m.
The teen was struck several times by bullets. He was rushed to Ryder Trauma Center, where he later died.
Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho took to Twitter, reacting to yet another youngster killed in the county:
A precious life in our community, stolen at age 15. Together we must refuse to allow the murders of our children to become the new normal. — Alberto M. Carvalho (@MiamiSup) February 1, 2017
Police are searching for those involved, saying it was a dark colored vehicle that was involved. Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Police or Miami-Dade CrimeStoppers.