Panama City Man Arrested

A Panama City man makes his first court appearance today facing two counts of attempted murder.

Police arrested 22-year-old Jeffery Lamar King of Panama City yesterday (Tuesday).

The arrest stems from a shooting that took place on Tuesday, February 22nd at the intersection of West 17th Street and Flowers Avenue in Panama City.

An investigation revealed King fired numerous gunshots into a vehicle occupied by David Murphree and Nesco Carter.

Murphree was struck by one of the bullets in the left torso. He was taken to a local hospital for medical treatment and later released.

Carter was not injured