Miami-Dade Police investigate fatal shooting of 16-year-old teen

Authorities are conducting a homicide investigation after a shooting claimed the life of a teen Friday night. 

According to Miami-Dade Detective Argemis Colome, the 16-year-old was walking near his home on Northwest 19th Avenue and 75th Street when shots were fired. 

Officers who arrived on the scene found the victim on the ground. The teen was pronounced dead by rescue crews. 

The teen's identity has not yet been released. The person or people responsible remain on the run. 

Investigators are asking anyone with information about this crime to contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS (8477).

 

This is a developing story. Stick with Local10 and Local10.com for the latest updates. 

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