Detectives identify mom who shot at son trying to get inside home

The Miami-Dade Police Department identified the mother who shot at her son Wednesday in Northwest Miami-Dade as Atoya Holmes. She works as a federal corrections officer. 

Holmes 44, wounded Lance McCoy, 24, about 10 a.m., according to Detective Argemis Colome. Neighbors said McCoy had been fighting with his stepfather, Arthur Holmes, 45.

Colome said officers found the stepfather inside the home at 1310 NW 98 Terrace when McCoy was allegedly trying to break in. The door frame was damaged. 

Maj. Ignacio Alvarez said McCoy, who was shot in the hip and shoulder, required surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital's Ryder Trauma Center. 

 

 

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