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3-Year-Old Boy Killed At Birthday Party In NE Miami-Dade

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A 3-year-old boy was killed Saturday night after being shot at a party in northeast Miami-Dade Saturday night.

Miami-Dade Police responded to a call near the area of North Miami Avenue and NE 158 Street.

When they arrived, they found a 3-year-old boy shot and rushed him to the hospital where he later died.

A-21-year-old female was also shot but is expected to be OK.

According to police, the shooting happened at around 8:05 p.m. at a child's birthday party.

CBS4 was told the property is an Airbnb, which was booked to host the party. An altercation started outside of the house and shots were fired. The victims were both found outside.

Miami-Dade Police Director Alfredo Ramirez said those responsible for the shooting will be found and held accountable. He also expressed his condolences to the family of the boy.

Police have not provided any details about the possible shooter, as the investigation continues. If you have any information, you are asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.

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