Officer Involved Shooting In Holmes County FloridaRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Aug 02 2017 9:13 PM
HOLMES COUNTY FL:
HOLMES COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE 08/02/2017 6:25 p.m.
We're learning more about an officer involved shooting in Holmes County.
The call came in as a domestic situation just after 2 p.m. Deputies arrived at a home on Rum Road near Westville to find a male suspect and tried to defuse the situation.
However, the male suspect threw what was believed to be a Molotov cocktail in the home which caused a fire. The deputies retreated outside to find the man pointing a rifle out a bedroom window and began firing. Deputies returned fire and the suspect was hit.