Gunshots Leave Man Critically Wounded

A Fort Walton Beach man is in critical condition after being shot several times overnight.

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting at 814 Tanager Drive, Lot 16, around 11:30 Monday night.

A 29-year-old Hispanic male was shot multiple times and is now in critical condition at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. Efforts are being made to locate his next-of-kin. Until then his identity is not being made public.

Investigators say neighbors called 9-1-1 after the victim showed up at their apartment covered in blood and asking for help.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS.