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Okaloosa County man charged in officer involved shooting
OKALOOSA COUNTY --- An Okaloosa County man who was shot in the arm by a deputy, is now facing charges.
Deputy Mootaz Nabulsi was heading to work around 5:30 last night when he was flagged down on Holmes Boulevard in Fort Walton Beach by a group of people.
They told him Seth Shastid was armed, and suicidal.
The deputy tried to confront Shastid, but Shastid overpowered the deputy and threw him to the ground.
That's when the deputy opened fire, hitting Shastid in the arm.
Shastid was treated at Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.
He is charged with battery on an officer and carrying a concealed firearm.