JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A manhunt is underway after a deputy with the Nassau County Sheriff's Office was shot Friday morning.
Officials say the deputy was shot during a traffic stop and is in life-threatening condition.
Deputies are searching for Patrick McDowell, 35, who has been named a suspect in this case. Deputies say McDowell is in his mid-30s.
McDowell is at large and, considering his alleged role in this investigation, should be considered dangerous, deputies say.
According to officials, a passenger in the car with the suspect is cooperating with authorities.
This is a developing story. Stay with WPTV for updates.