DAVIE (CBSMiami) – One person was hospitalized following a police-involved shooting in Davie Wednesday evening.
According to the department, officers were sent out to investigate a domestic disturbance in the 10500 block of SR 84.READ MORE: Florida Records Highest One-Day Total Of COVID Cases With 21,000
Police said a suspect had fired shots at an unoccupied vehicle near a Park City West residence.
Two officers came in contact with the suspect in the neighborhood, and that’s when gunfire was exchanged.
Davie Police are currently on scene of a police involved shooting at the area of 10550 SR 84, Park City West. pic.twitter.com/rjMqO2epAb
— Davie Police Dept. (@DaviePolice) June 17, 2021READ MORE: Royal Caribbean Expands COVID Testing Requirements
Police said the suspect was struck, while none of the officers were injured.
The suspect, who has not been identified, was rushed to the hospital. He underwent surgery and is expected to survive.
Two firearms were recovered at the scene.
The officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Attend 'Down With The Chains' Rally At Bayfront Park For Freedom For Cuba, Venezuela & Nicaragua
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has taken over the investigation.