Officer injured in shooting at Miami-Dade Walmart

Doris Richards
December 7, 2017

Police are investigating after a Miami-Dade Police officer was shot at a Northwest Miami-Dade Wal-Mart Wednesday.

The incident unfolded about 1 p.m. near Northwest 79th Street and Northwest 32nd Avenue. 7 showed a police officer walking on his own while escorted by others into the Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami.

The subject was pronounced dead at the scene while the officer is now in stable condition and is expected to be OK.

"We ask for support and prayers from the community".

The suspect was reported shot and killed at the scene. Footage from a television news helicopter showed what appeared to be a body covered by a yellow tarp between two cars in the parking lot. "More info to come as we get it", tweeted Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said they also responded to the scene.

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