Escambia County Sheriff’s Office
A gas explosion at a jail has injured 100 to 150 inmates and corrections officers and killed two inmates, a county spokeswoman said.
Deputies say a young girl is dead following a shooting on a Pensacola street.
Authorities with the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office arrested a local man after he taped himself beating a young girl for over 40 minutes. The victim, who is the daughter of his now ex-girlfriend, told police about the video, which shows him whipping her while Robin Thicke’s controversial hit song “Blurred Lines” plays in the background.
An investigation is ongoing into an incident that left two dogs shot by police and has two deputies with the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office relegated to administrative duty.
An area resident who was standing in his own driveway was shot by two police officers who thought he was threatening them.