DeFuniak Springs Police Officers responded to a residence on North 6th Street Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at approximately 9:20 p.m. in reference to a shooting. Officers, along with DeFuniak Springs Fire and Walton County Fire Rescue arrived to find a female that had been shot. Medical personnel tried unsuccessfully to revive the victim. Witnesses observed a black male running on foot after hearing shots fired. Investigators with the Police Department, Walton County Sheriff's Office, and the State Attorney's Office are actively investigating the incident. Anyone with information regarding this incident are requested to contact Detective Jonathan Rockett at 850-892-8513. Callers may also remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward by contacting Crimestoppers at 850-863-8477(TIPS).