Incident

12-20-2023 Florida Deltona 1-1

Location

December 20, 2023

3230 Whitehorse Ct
Deltona, Florida

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Deputy Ethan Thomas
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Dempsey Hadley
  • Age: 56
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot

Notes

Barricade situation following convenience store robbery and car chase; suspect started fires in his garage which incinerated his house and truck;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 8
State House District: 29