DASHCAM: Officer Saved by Ballistic Vest

Struck in the chest by robbery suspect, the deputy was not harmed

By Calibre Press  |   Aug 31, 2016

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said Timothy Thomas, 25, is accused of firing a gun at Deputy Joshua Gordon on Oct. 24, following a chase on Stock Island.

Deputies had been searching for Thomas in connection with a robbery. The deputy was shot in the chest as he tried to apprehend Thomas. Authorities said Gordon was wearing a bulletproof vest and wasn’t injured.

Source: Dashcam Video Captures Dramatic Shootout Between Florida Keys Deputy, Suspect | NBC 6 South Florida http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/Dashcam-Video-Captures-Dramatic-Shootout-Between-Florida-Keys-Deputy-Suspect-341606102.html#ixzz4IwqzYjd0

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