Fort Walton Beach Police Officers involved in officer-involved shooting

The shooting happened on April 2 just before 5 a.m. (MGN).

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Two Fort Walton Beach Police Officers were involved in a shooting Tuesday morning just before 5 a.m.

The shooting took place near the corner of Robinwood Dr. SW and Hollywood Dr. NW when officers attempted to serve a felon fugitive a warrant from the Tallahassee Police Department for child molestation and failing to register as a sex offender.

According to the press release, the suspect was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center for medical treatment.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the incident.

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