Man shot to death in northwest Miami-Dade

A man was killed in a drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon in northwest Miami-Dade County, police said.

The shooting happened in the Brownsville neighborhood near Northwest 23rd Avenue and Northwest 56th Street, Miami-Dade police Detective Robin Pinkard said.

Neighbors said the victim, a 37-year-old man, was riding a dirt bike when he was shot.

Police have not confirmed that information, nor have they released the victim's identity. However, a man who identified himself as the victim's father said the victim was Robert Henton.

A man who claimed to be the victim's cousin also identified the victim as Henton.

Witnesses said they heard nearly a dozen shots.

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