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Madison County Deputies Search for Suspects in Armed Robbery and Shooting

Officer-Involved Shooting
Posted at 11:31 AM, Mar 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-28 07:43:08-04

MADISON, Fla. (WTXL) - Madison County deputies are asking for the public's help in finding two suspects in a violent armed robbery that sent one man to the hospital with a gunshot wound. 

According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office on Friday around 10:30 p.m., deputies were called to the Pit Stop Convenient Store at 1407 East US 90 in Madison about a gunshot victim.

When they arrived, deputies found the victim alive but bleeding from his head.

The victim was able to tell them that two men with handguns came into the store and immediately shot him. The suspects then emptied the cash register and safe before firing several more shots inside the store and running away. 

The victim was taken to Madison County Memorial Hospital and then airlifted to a hospital in Tallahassee for further treatment.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is asking that anyone with information concerning this robbery and shooting to please call the Madison County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Division at (850) 973-4152.

They say the suspects are considered armed and extremely dangerous.