WEAR - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Okaloosa County man charged in officer involved shooting

OKALOOSA COUNTY  ---  An Okaloosa County man who was shot in the arm by a deputy, is now facing charges.

Deputy Mootaz Nabulsi was heading to work around 5:30 last night when he was flagged down on Holmes Boulevard in Fort Walton Beach by a group of people.
They told him Seth Shastid was armed, and suicidal.
The deputy tried to confront Shastid, but Shastid overpowered the deputy and threw him to the ground.
That's when the deputy opened fire, hitting Shastid in the arm. 
Shastid was treated at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.
He is charged with battery on an officer and carrying a concealed firearm.