Search for armed robbery suspect

Deputies are searching for a person they say shot a gun then robbed a business Tuesday night. (Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office)

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Okaloosa County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a man they say fired a gun into a business wall before taking money from the store.

Deputies say Tuesday night they were called to the Corner Food Market on Bob Sikes Boulevard near Fort Walton Beach.

They say the suspect is described as a Hispanic or mixed race man. He was wearing a hat, dark pants, and long-sleeved orange shirt, and was driving a newer model car.

The clerk told deputies he walked up to the counter, pulled out a gun, shot at the wall, and demanded money.

If you know anything about this case, call the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 850-651-7400.

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