A 15-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot in Wynwood last night. The incident happened at about 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of NW First Avenue and 28th Street, just a block off of the art district's main drag, and a few blocks from the Midtown shops.
According to WSVN, the boy was shot once in the back. A witness claims he heard a car speed off shortly after the incident. The witness then attended to the boy. The boy was apparently shot while riding his bike.
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"The boy told me to get the bike off of his legs cause he couldn't feel his legs," the witness told WSVN. "But I didn't take the bike from him cause I was shaking with him, cause I was scared."
The boy, believed to be the only victim, is now in critical condition at Jackson Memorial Hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.