Uber driver found dead on Okaloosa Island
The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office (OCSO) is searching for a person of interest in connection to the shooting of an Uber driver on Okaloosa Island.
29-year-old Flip L. Kirilov, believed to be a Destin resident, suffered a gunshot wound and was found inside his blue van on Santa Rosa Boulevard around 6:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
OCSO investigators say the motive is not clear and they believe Kirilov was shot some time between 4 a.m. and 6 a.m.
Anyone with information on the shooting or who spotted anything suspicious in the area of Santa Rosa Boulevard and Nautilus Court around that time frame is asked to please contact the OCSO at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS, emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com, or by using the P3 Tips Mobile application