Argument Led To Shooting Of Cyclist That Shut Down Part Of Rickenbacker Causeway

Aug 14, 2019

An early morning dispute on the Rickenbacker Causeway that connects Miami to Virginia Key left a bicyclist in extremely critical condition and investigators questioning a man who was riding a motorcycle about the incident.

Police suspect the man on the motorcycle, who they were interviewing, shot the other man who was riding a bike.

Before Kadel Piderahita’s Facebook page got taken down around 9:15 a.m., a Facebook Live video posted to the page shows Piedrahita on a motorcycle rolling up on a group of cyclists on a predawn ride. A verbal confrontation followed. 

Read more at our news partner the Miami Herald.