ECSO: Man shot during drug transaction in Escambia County

Source: Channel 3's Al Showers

Escambia County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting that injured one man Tuesday afternoon.

The incident happened around 3:45 p.m. on Well Line Road near Highway 29.

According to Major Andrew Hobbs with the Escambia County Sheriff's Office, a man suffered from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Maj. Hobbs said the shooting happened during some type of drug transaction.

The sheriff's office is still speaking with witnesses at the scene to determine who the suspect may be.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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