UPDATE (10/16/20 11:14 a.m.) Saturday night Escambia County County, Fla, Sheriff’s department was in a vehicle pursuit with a wanted person.
The pursuit crossed over the Alabama state line on County Road 112 and chased the vehicle into a nearby field near Tower Road in the Gateswood Community.
Amanda Thompson, 37, the woman driving the pursuit vehicle, fired several rounds from a handgun after her vehicle stopped.
BCSO responded along with SWAT and K-9 units. After three hours of negotiations, the suspect exited the vehicle with the firearm.
Less lethal actions were taken along with a K-9 to take Thompson into custody.
Thompson was taken to Malbis ER and treated for dog bites.
BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) – The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is working a barricade situation with shots fired on County Road 112 near the Gateswood community late Saturday into Sunday. BCSO is asking everyone to avoid the area.