Miami-Dade Homicide Bureau Investigating Shooting That Killed United States Customs And Border Protection Officer

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Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and airlifted the agent to the nearest trauma center, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and airlifted the agent to the nearest trauma center, where he succumbed to his injuries. File photo: Glenn Highcove, Shutter Stock, licensed.

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, FL – The Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD), Homicide Bureau, is investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of a United States Customs and Border Protection Officer.

According to investigators, on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, Miccosukee Police Department, and MDPD uniform officers responded to a gun range located at 17601 SW 8 Street, in reference to a person shot.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a United States Customs and Border Protection Officer was shot on duty while working at the agency’s weapons range. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded and airlifted the agent to the nearest trauma center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS (8477) or (866) 471-8477 or visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select Give a Tip.

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