Teen charged in Miami murder on day after Christmas

    Teen charged with woman's murder in Miami. (Miami-Dade Police)

    A 16-year-old boy is facing murder charges in the shooting death of a 31-year-old woman in Miami.

    The shooting, caught on camera, happened the day after Christmas last year at an apartment complex on NW 20 Avenue. Miami-Dade Police said Dyenette Early was sitting outside her apartment around 1 a.m. when shots rang out. Investigators said the surveillance video showed three people get out of a car. Two of the individuals opened fire on Early. She later died from her injuries.

    Investigators used the video to identify and address one individual. He's been identified as 16-year-old James John Wooden of Miami. He's being held on a charge of second degree murder with a weapon.

    Police are looking for a second individual who wore a black shirt blue jeans, black gloves, and a black cap. He's considered armed and dangerous. Call Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS if you have any information about the shooting. You will remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward if your tip leads to an arrest.

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