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Double shooting near downtown Miami

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Early morning Wednesday a man and a woman were hospitalized after a shooting just north of downtown Miami.

Miami Police Department Ofc. Michael Vega said the shooting happened just before 6 a.m. near the intersection of Northwest 1st Place and 17th Street.

Officers were alerted to the location after ShotSpotter detected shots being fired nearby.

When officers arrived, they found the man shot in the stomach and the woman with gunshot wounds in her back and shoulder.

Both victims were conscious before being transported to Ryder Trauma Center.

Their identities and conditions were not released.

Miami Police Department has not yet released and information on a possible suspect in the case.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.