Media Advisory                                              

For Immediate Release
September 14, 2005
Contact: Catherine Dokey
Public Information Officer
(850) 651-7420 

Home Invasion Investigation

      A home invasion that took place on Monday, September 12, is now being investigated as a homicide.  Deputies arrived at 312 NE Monahan Drive in Fort Walton Beach just before 1 am.  The victim, Luis Magna Gonzalez, age 41 (5/13/64), of 312 NE Monahan, died of an apparent gun shot wound.  An autopsy was performed yesterday (Tuesday) confirming the identity of Gonzalez. 

The investigation is on-going and more information will be available as the investigation continues.  If anyone has information regarding the victim or the incident please contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at (850) 609-2000 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 863-TIPS.