PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) – One person is behind bars, and two others are recovering after a car ride argument results in a shooting.
According to the Panama City Police Department, 50-year-old Walter Green is being charged with two counts of aggravated battery using a deadly weapon.
The incident took place Sunday afternoon at an apartment complex on 13th Street.
Police say six people, including Green, were traveling in a vehicle to the apartment when they got into an argument. When they arrived, one of the passengers attempted to throw a punch, and that’s when Green allegedly pulled out a 9mm handgun and fired a single shot.
The bullet passed through the first person and got lodged in the second.
First responders treated their injuries, before transporting them to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Green was booked into the Bay County Jail.
His bond has not yet been set.