A Baldwin County Sheriff’s Deputy was injured Wednesday while trying to make an arrest on misdemeanor warrants.
News 5 is told a struggle ensued between the deputy and the suspect near the area of Champion Paper Road in Seminole. The deputy suffered an arm injury and the suspect fled into the woods.
Escambia County (Fla.) Sheriff’s Deputies responded on scene to assist, due to the location being very close to the Baldwin County, Escambia County border.
Due to authorities knowing the identity of the suspect, the search has been called off, News 5 is told.