2 dead in bus crash into overpass at Miami airport

Published On: Dec 02 2012 08:14:58 AM EST
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -

An off-duty Miami-Dade County correctional officer died Saturday after a shooting in front of his home in Miami Gardens, according to authorities.

Police said it happened along Northwest 27th Avenue and 211th Street at 7:50 p.m.

Detective Alvaro Zabaleta of the Miami-Dade Police Department said a motive was not immediately known.

The 46-year-old officer's name has not yet been released. Zabaleta said he worked at the Miami-Dade County Jail.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call (305) 471-8477 (TIPS).

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus