A gunman fired several shots at a pair of police officers, hitting one, and held two hostages for nearly nine hours - but all came away from the standoff without serious injuries.
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FORT PIERCE, Fla. - Police responded to an early morning shooting in Fort Pierce Sunday.
The incident happened around 2:45 in the 2500 block of Avenue K, says Sergeant Dennis McWilliams, Public Information Officer with the Fort Pierce Police Department.
According to McWilliams, the victim was robbed by four males then shot twice.
Upon their arrival, police officers found the victim conscious and breathing.
This incident is not related to the other Fort Pierce shootings Sunday, says McWilliams.
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