APALACHICOLA, Fla. (WMBB)–The Apalachicola Bridge was shut down Saturday morning as the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement investigated an officer-involved shooting.
The Sheriff’s Office says an officer with the Apalachicola Police Department was involved in an on-duty shooting around 2:30 a.m.
The suspect was taken to a hospital in Panama City with non life threatening injuries. Sheriff A.J. Smith says the officer involved was not hurt.
The bridge reopened around 8:00 a.m.
The investigation is on-going.