Walton Co. Sheriff's Office

MAN ROBBED AT GUN POINT IN DEFUNIAK SPRINGS; DEPUTIES BOLOING FOR SUSPECT VEHICLE

Defuniak Springs, Fla— Walton County Sheriff’s Office is currently on scene of an armed robbery that has already occurred.

The incident happened just after 5 pm at 199 Wilderness Trace where a victim states he was forced into a green in color Chevy Malibu with chrome rims. The victim describes the suspects as two black males; and the driver, who was approximately 6’01, had gold teeth. They took the victim’s money, jewelry, and other items and forced him to crawl out of the car through a window. Both the victim and witnesses in the area tell deputies the suspects fired several shots before fleeing the area.

Deputies are boloing for the vehicle at this time and are still on scene. More details will be made available as the investigation continues. If you have any information about his incident you are asked to contact the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at (850)-892-8111 or you can remain anonymous by calling Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at (850) 863-TIPS. Submit a web tip at http://www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application.