Florida officials have issued a Blue Alert for a registered sex offender suspected of murdering a deputy.
A 33-year-old man is wanted in Florida for allegedly assaulting a deputy.
Overnight, Gregory Ryan Miedema was placed on a Florida Blue Alert. A Taylor County deputy near the state’s Big Bend area was shot many times, according to FOX 30, and was flown to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Miedema is a sex offender who has been registered with the state. His last known address was in Fort Myers, according to state data. In 2011, he was convicted of sex crimes while serving in the military.
According to the FDLE, he was last seen wearing a dark-colored tank top on U.S. 19 South Deer Run Road in Perry, Florida.
He might be driving a Chrysler Sebring with the Florida licence plate Y78TKU, a 200 gold Chrysler Sebring.
The car has a dark-colored convertible top, according to the authorities.
According to the FDLE, he was last seen in Perry, Florida, wearing a dark-colored tank top on US 19 South Deer Run Road.
He might be driving a Chrysler Sebring with the Florida licence plate Y78TKU, which is worth $200,000. The car has a dark-colored convertible top, according to the authorities.
The statewide alert system has been in existence for over a decade to tell the public when a law enforcement officer is gravely injured, murdered, or goes missing while on duty.
Call the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office at 850-584-2429 or dial 911 if you have any information concerning his location. If you see him, keep your distance.