On Monday, April 7th, a deputy responded to the Florida Department of Corrections Probation Office, located at 2338 Hwy 90, Defuniak Springs, to serve a warrant. The suspect, Robin Cooper, 28, of 186 N 7th Street, Santa Rosa Beach, violated her probation and was placed under arrest. While the deputy was escorting Cooper to the patrol car, Cooper began to resist. A probation officer assisted the deputy in getting Cooper in the backseat of the patrol car. As the deputy was pulling away from the probation office, Cooper starting kicking the right rear passenger window causing damage. Cooper then proceeded to kick the left rear driver side window, broke it and crawled out the window. Cooper began running back to the probation office and the deputy was able to catch up with her while on foot. A struggle took place and the deputy was able to get Cooper under control and escorted her back to the patrol car. Cooper was placed in another patrol car and was taken to the Walton County Jail.
Cooper is charged with resisting an officer with violence, escape, criminal mischief over $1,000.00 and resisting an officer obstruct without violence.