2 injured in Escambia County shooting, deputies searching for 3 suspects

WEAR's Markus Morris

The search is on for several suspects after an early morning shooting.

According to an Escambia County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson, it happened Saturday, around 2:30 a.m. when two men showed up to the Waffle House on New Warrington Road with gunshot wounds.

The victims told deputies that three black males tried to rob them outside the Family Dollar on Chief's Way, before opening fire.

Both men were taken to a hospital.

Investigators brought in K-9 deputies to assist search efforts.

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