Police: Child, adult shot in Miami Gardens

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - A man and child who were shot in Miami Gardens are recovering, Monday, as police continue their investigation.

Officers responded to the scene, located near Northwest 179th Street and Northwest 27th Avenue.

According to police, the victims were traveling, Sunday, in a car down 179th Street when another car pulled up and opened fire, around 1 p.m. The two victims, a 20-year-old man and his 2-year-old nephew were shot in what police said is a drive-by shooting.

Both the man and child suffered injuries that were not life-threatening, and they were taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital, where they are now recovering.

Police are searching for a large Infinity SUV, which may have Carolina tags.

If you have any information on this shooting, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.

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