A north Florida deputy was left critically injured after he was shot throughout a site visitors cease, main authorities to launch a manhunt for the suspect who stays at massive.
The taking pictures, which happened in Callahan, positioned in Nassau County about 12 miles away from Jacksonville, occurred round 2:30 a.m. and left Deputy Josh Moyers with life threatening accidents.
Nassau County Sheriff Invoice Leeper described Moyers’ situation as “very crucial” and stated, “we’re unsure if he’ll make it,” in response to FOX 30. As well as, Leeper stated Moyers was planning a marriage along with his fiancée previous to being shot and requested for prayers for Moyers’ household.
The suspect, 35-year-old Patrick McDowell, stands 5 toes and 10 inches tall and is taken into account by authorities to be “armed and harmful.”
In a sequence of tweets, the Nassau County Sheriff’s Workplace and Leeper acknowledged that awards for data resulting in the arrest of McDowell now complete $15,000. “The Florida Sheriff’s Affiliation and the Florida Deputy Affiliation are placing up $5000 every for an award for data,” the tweet acknowledged. “That is along with the Crime Stopper award which can also be $5000… totaling $15000 for a reward for data.”
In accordance with WJXT, a second particular person was within the car with McDowell on the time of the taking pictures and has remained cooperative with authorities after remaining on the scene.
It has been reported that the Florida Freeway Patrol, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Workplace and Atlantic Seashore police are concerned within the seek for McDowell.