DOVER, Fla. (WFLA) – A man is in critical condition at a local hospital after being shot by congressmen in Hillsborough County, authorities said.
Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister said the man, Dewayne Davis, 35, was charged with shooting a relative at a property in Dover on April 20.
On Monday, deputies learned he was in the area of the shooting and discovered him hiding in a storage room underneath a large beanbag with a gun.
Full-body camera video provided by the sheriff’s office showed deputies asking him to drop his gun several times. He seemed to surrender, then reached for another gun. You can hear gunfire.
Sheriff Chronister said deputies, identified as Sergeant Jason Goff and Deputy Charles Perdomo, opened fire and hit Davis multiple times in the upper body.
As of this writing, Davisremains is in critical condition at Tampa General Hospital.
His girlfriend, Dana Rice, is also facing charges in connection with the incident.
Investigators say the 31-year-old gave inconsistent information about his location.
She was charged with obstruction and resistance and non-violent police.
No delegates were injured in this incident.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement will investigate the incident.
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