MIAMI SPRINGS, Fla. – Police on Thursday arrested a man accused of shooting a 25-year-old would-be architect from Argentina during an armed robbery in Miami Beach.
Officer Ernesto Rodriguez, a spokesman for the Miami Beach Police Department, identified the man arrested in Miami Springs as Ranier Figueroa, 21, of Hialeah.
Ranier is accused of approaching his two victims around 4:35 a.m. on July 21 outside an apartment building near the intersection of Michigan Court and Eighth Street in South Beach.
The Argentine gave Figueroa $1 and his friend gave him his wallet, police said. Figueroa shot the victim in the torso, sending him into a coma at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Center.
Figueroa faces charges of attempted murder and armed robbery. He is being held without bond.
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