DESTIN — Two people were rushed to the hospital Thursday night after an officer-involved shooting at a local motel, according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies confronted an armed man at the Days Inn at 1029 U.S. Highway 98 about 7 p.m., the Sheriff's Office reported. The man was shot and taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.
A woman who was nearby was shot in the leg during the incident and also was taken to the hospital, according to the Sheriff's Office.
No deputies were hurt.
The Sheriff's Office was investigating the incident late Thursday and no more details were available.