Detectives searching for Jordan Pollard, the suspect in a shooting Saturday near Fort Meade

FORT MEADE, Fla. - Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives searching for a man wanted in connection argument that escalated to a woman being shot Saturday morning near Fort Meade.

Jordan Pollard was in the front passenger seat of a car that was traveling from Bartow to Fort Meade.  The female victim was in the back seat of the vehicle.  Pollard and the victim began to argue.  The argument escalated and Pollard pulled out a hand gun and threatened both the driver and the victim.

Pollard shot the victim in the abdomen on Highway 17 just north of the Ft Meade city limits.  The driver stopped the car and Pollard fled the on foot from the area.

The victim was airlifted to a local hospital and is in stable condition.

Anyone with information on Pollard’s whereabouts can contact Angie Macke with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at (863) 499-2400 or (863) 298-6200.

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