Police are reporting that there has been a shooting involving police officers and an armed suspect in the Hialeah area of Miami leaving one person dead. The incident took place in the parking lot of a strip mall by the Walgreens at 17th Court and West 49th street. According to Hialeah police, a civilian armed with a gun was shot and killed by a police officer, but no further details about the shooting have been released yet. The civilian was pronounced dead at the scene. As the investigation continues, police are expected to make another announcement with more details about this police-involved death.
By Jim Malone