Man Carjacked and Shot Dead while Dropping a Woman in Miramar

Authorities have confirmed that a man was shot early Monday morning in Miramar while trying to prevent his car from being stolen.

A woman was alighting from his car in the 3600 block of Marlberry Lane when someone tried hijacking the car. While trying to prevent the carjacking, he was shot.

The number of people who were involved in the carjacking is uncertain.

The stolen Mercedez Benz was sighted at the area of Northwest 213th Street and 38th  Avenue in Miami Gardens. Police would not say if the person who drove, ditched the car and ran away was the shooter.

The suspect has been arrested but authorities are yet to release his identity.

The victim died from sustained injuries, authorities said.

These are the only details immediately released.