At least 3 shot at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park in Miami

The police that way a woman who appeared to be hurt.


Police and fire rescue crews are on the scene after three people were shot at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

.@MiamiDadePD officers carry a woman that seemed to be shot at the MLK Jr Memorial Park in #Miami.

— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) January 16, 2017

All three victims were transported to Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital. One of the victims was transported as a trauma alert.

7News reporter Ann Keil and photographers were about 100 metres away from the scene of the shooting. They heard between four and six photos.

MLK parade and festival in the northwest region of Miami Dade appears in the shooting scene. @wsvn

— Ann Keil (@ann_keil) January 16, 2017

A moment later, the journal saw displaced children cry after the loss of their parents as a stampede of the congregation ran away from the scene, seeking safety.

Around 4 p.m., different agencies of law enforcement and fire rescue vehicles were seen flooding in the area.

They are now erased from the entire area and have ordered everyone, including suppliers, to get out.

According to Keil, at least two women looked like they were shot in the leg. Moments later, a man was seen on the floor in handcuffs.

It is unknown whether the suspect or the suspects are held at this time.

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