Deputies investigate the death of a person found in a home in Panama City Beach

Investigators have declared this as a homicide investigation

By Taylor Smith |

Published 02/10 2016 08:34PM

Updated 02/11 2016 01:03PM


The Bay County Sheriff's Office told News 13 that they are actively investigating the death of a person found in a home at 3619 Long John Drive. 

Officials told News 13 that deputies received a medical call at that location around 5:00 p.m. Wednesday. When they arrived, they discovered a deceased elderly female inside the home. EMS pronounced the female deceased upon arrival. The scene is being examined by the Bay County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division and the Crime Scene Unit. A person of interest is being questioned in this case. The 14th Circuit Medical Examiners Office responded to assist in this investigation. Investigators have declared the case as a homicide investigation, but are not releasing any additional information at this time.

News 13 will bring you more details as they become available.

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