Burglary of a Dwelling/Shooting
Posted by: Staff
Date: Jul 23 2021 6:07 PM
MARIANNA FL:On Friday July 23, 2021 at approximately 1:00 am, Officers with the Marianna Police Department responded to the 4300 Block of Woodberry Road in reference to a subject who possibly had a gunshot wound and stab wounds.
Upon officer’s arrival, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Jackson County Fire & Rescue were already on scene and providing the subject with first aid. The subject was transported by Air Heart to an area hospital. During the investigation, officers and investigators learned that the subject went to a house and went inside the house where they were confronted by the homeowner.
The homeowner did not know the subject and attempted to get the subject out of the house. The homeowner then used a knife to defend themselves and get the subject out of the house.
The subject was stabbed by the homeowner who was defending themselves. It was later learned that the subject had a gunshot wound prior to going into the house. The homeowner was unaware the subject was suffering from a gunshot wound when they tried entering the house.
At this time the investigation is ongoing and investigators are working the shooting portion of the investigation. The subjects name is being withheld at this time due to the investigation still being active. At this time the subject is a victim of a shooting and their wellbeing is listed as critical.
If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Marianna Police Department at (850) 526-3125 or Chipola Crime Stoppers at (850) 526-5000.