The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office reported on their Facebook page at 1:35 PM on September 28, 2021: “SUSPECT IN CUSTODY. THANK YOU ALL, FOR SHARING THE INFORMATION OVER THE LAST SEVERAL DAYS!”
The state wide hunt for suspected murderer Patrick McDowell, 35, continues. McDowell was stopped by Nassau County Deputy Josh Moyers. According to the report, McDowell opened fire shooting Deputy Moyers once in the face and once in the back during the Friday morning traffic stop.
Deputy Moyers succumbed to the gunshots Sunday.
McDowell is 35 years old, 6 feet tall, and weights approximately 170 pounds. He has a tattoo on his left shoulder stating “Death Before Dishonor”. McDowell’s right shoulder has several tattoos to include an eagle, globe and anchor. If seen do not approach as McDowell is considered armed and dangerous. Dial 911 or call 904-225-5174