The shot grazed his leg. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
"If you go to a shelter for #Irma and you have a warrant, we'll gladly escort you to the safe and secure shelter called the Polk County Jail," the Polk County Sheriff's Office tweeted.
Local police and sheriff's deputies who usually spend their days writing speeding tickets or chasing robbers have switched focus.
Despite the 2008 "Heller" case, the Supreme Court has not yet ruled on the right to carry a gun outside of the home.
Controversial sheriff deliberately violated court's order to stop profiling and detaining Latinos, judge rules in strong rebuke.
San Bernardino County is investigating the deputies involved in the attack.
In a Florida county sheriff's office, our national motto went to the dogs.