Suspected Shooter in Flagler County Incident Turns Himself in at the Jail
May 3, 2017
Palatka FL: On Tuesday May 2, 2017, at approximately 9:30 PM, 19-year-old Phillip Joseph William Haire Jr. turned himself in to deputies at the Putnam County Jail on an active warrant out of Flagler County. Haire is the suspected shooter who fired multiple shots at a Flagler County deputy on Monday May 1, 2017. Haire was arrested on the warrant and booked without incident. He is currently being held without the benefit of a bond while he is awaiting extradition to Flagler County.
In response to the arrest of Haire, Sheriff Gator DeLoach said “This type of behavior is reprehensible. Thankfully, our community members recognized how dangerous Haire is and worked together with us to ensure he is behind bars where he belongs”.