Shots Fired At Earl’s Hideaway In Sebastian

Gun shots fired inside Earl's Hideaway Lounge in Sebastian.
Gun shots fired inside Earl's Hideaway Lounge in Sebastian.

SEBASTIAN – On Monday night at approximately 10:20 p.m., gunshots were reported at Earl’s Hideaway Lounge in Sebastian.

During the gunshots, 1 Sebastian Police officer was injured in the leg and is on his way to Holmes Regional.

Two other people were also shot, one of them multiple times, according to witnesses.

Update: 2 Injured At Earl’s Hideaway During Gunshots

A witness told Sebastian Daily, “Place is roped off. Saw a policeman being loaded into an ambulance. EMT supplies are all over the pool tables. Cop cars everywhere.”

The shooter is at the Sebastian River Medical Center. The hospital staff asked for more police backup after the brother showed up and was irate, causing a scene. Additional law enforcement responded.

The shooting occurred near the pool tables inside Earl’s Hideaway.

Additional details about the shooting are limited at this time.

We have the name of a suspect and are waiting to verify it through law enforcement.

Sebastian Daily has been at the scene since 11:00 p.m. gathering information.

Update: 2 Injured At Earl’s Hideaway During Gunshots

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland. When he was age 9, his parents moved to Jupiter, Florida. Andy spent several years at various radio & television stations in Florida such as WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. In 1994, Andy made a career change to computer programming and worked for several technology companies (two are Fortune 500) in Atlanta, Georgia. However, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2002. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.