NYPD detective shot while vacationing in South Beach

The News Leader

July 24, 2011 10:11:14 AM PDT
Authorities have identified the New York City police officer shot while vacationing on South Beach.

Miami Beach police said Sunday that Detective Harold Thomas underwent surgery after Saturday morning's shooting. His condition Sunday was not known.

Miami Beach police Detective Vivian Hernandez tells The Miami Herald that Thomas was staying at a boutique hotel on Collins Avenue.

It's not clear what led to the shooting. On Saturday, Hernandez said Thomas had been involved in an altercation in an outdoor corridor area at the loft-style hotel.

No arrests have been made.

Information from: The Miami Herald, http://www.herald.com