A July 14 traffic stop in Gulf Breeze led to the arrest of an attempted murder suspect.
According to a police report, a Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office deputy observed a vehicle speeding through Gulf Breeze on Highway 98 just before 6 a.m. The deputy initiated a traffic stop for the infraction.
During the course of the stop, the deputy identified the driver of the vehicle as Devin Deques Anderson of Harvey, Louisiana. Dispatch advised the officer that Anderson had an active warrant out of Louisiana for an attempted murder charge. Drugs and a loaded handgun were also located inside the vehicle, according to the report.
Anderson was booked into Santa Rosa County Jail on an out of state fugitive charge. He is being held without bond.
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