UPDATE: Crestview Police arrest, charge 2 suspects in Sunday morning shooting

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Thomas Junior Adams

UPDATE (10/15) — Crestview Police have identified the two suspects arrested in connection to Sunday morning’s shooting on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

The police department has arrested and charged 41 year old, Thomas Junior Adams, of Haines City, Florida, and 39 year old, Jarvis Antwan Smart, of Union Springs, Alabama.

Adams is charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon and Home Invasion Robbery. Adams also had active warrants out of Andalusia, Alabama for Burglary. The second suspect, Smart was charged with Armed Robbery and Obstruction by Providing a False Name to Law Enforcement.

Jarvis Antwan Smart

Both are currently at the Okaloosa County Jail.

Crestview Police say the investigation is considered active and additional arrests and/or charges may be forthcoming in the case.

UPDATE: Crestview Police have apprehended two suspects involved in a shooting Sunday morning. The two are being questioned in connection to the case.

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The Crestview Police Department is looking for three suspects involved in a shooting that happened just before 10:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

An altercation happened at an abandoned residence near the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr Avenue and Wilson Street in Crestview.

One person was transported for a gunshot to the abdomen and is listed in serious condition.

The Crestview Police Department has released photos and video of two of the subjects in the shooting and is asking the public to assist in identifying them.

The incident remains an active an ongoing investigation. If anyone knows the people in the images, they are asked to contact the Crestview Police Department at 850-682-2055 or anonymously with Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS. 


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