Washington, Bay county deputies respond to incident

Published: Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 06:40 PM.

Haddock was able to convince Loflin to accept a phone call from McKeithen, who was on scene at the time. McKeithen was able to speak to Loflin for about an hour. During this time, she remained armed on the porch of her residence, according to the release. 

Following this conversation, Bay County SWAT team fired a non-lethal round that struck Loflin and knocked her to the ground. She was able to recover and pointed her weapon in the direction of the SWAT team members. Officers with Bay County SWAT then fired at Loflin, according to the release.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is assisting Washington County Sheriff’s Office with the investigation, officials said.

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