KISSIMMEE, Fla.(AP) – According to police in Kissimmee, a man is
hospitalized and in critical condition after officer shot him after being
called to investigate illegal
gambling at an apartment building.
Police say the officer, whose name has not been released, found
a group of people gambling outside the building Thursday. Police
say the officer ran after the man, caught up with him and then
fired his weapon one time.
Authorities also said the man was struck in the torso.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the case,
which is standard procedure.