Man held without bond after allegedly shooting nurse at Ocala hospital

Troopers took him to West Marion Community Hospital, according to the report.

Authorities say a nurse at a Florida hospital was shot by a man who grabbed a gun from a state trooper who brought him in for treatment.

Then a struggle ensued and Gignac discharged a division firearm and a hospital employee was struck in the leg.

Florida Highway Patrol's policy is to take suspects to the nearest medical facility if they become sick or injured during an arrest.

A man has been charged after a nurse was shot and wounded at a Ocala hospital.

The hospital is located at 4600 Southwest Ct.in Ocala.

The three officers involved in the struggle received minor injuries and FHP is investigating the incident.

Gignac is being held at the Marion County jail on counts of battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest with violence and resisting arrest without violence.

Vanessa Coleman

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