Search Continues For EMT Shooter
January 30, 2011
The search for the man that shot an Escambia County emergency medical technician continued Saturday.
No new information was released Saturday by the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office.
The EMT, whose identity has not been released, remained in Baptist Hospital Saturday in stable condition with a gunshot wound to his shoulder.
The medic told deputies that he was retrieving an item just after 9 p.m. Friday from a bag located his ambulance on Hayes Street when someone tapped him on the back. As he turned around, he was shot.
The suspect was either a light skinned black male or a white male wearing a lime green jacket, according to the medic. The jacket may have NASCAR type patches sewn onto it.
For an earlier story on the shooting, click here.
Pictured above and below: An Escambia County EMS medic was shot Friday night at 1125 Hayes Street in Pensacola. Photos courtesy WEAR 3 for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.