Taimy Alvarez, Sun Sentinel
May 10, 2012
Miramar Police officers suit up with protective gear and weapons to begin searching for the second suspect involved in the shooting of two South Florida law enforcement officers on the Florida Turnpike Thursday afternoon. The two officers have been shot and hospitalized and a suspect has been killed on Florida's Turnpike, causing the highway to shut down near Pembroke Road, according to numerous reports. Initial reports indicate that a female Key Biscayne Police officer was taken to Hollywood Memorial Regional Hospital shortly before 5:30 p.m. Thursday. A second officer, possibly an agent with ICE Homeland Security Investigations, was also shot and taken to Memorial Regional, according to Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue.