Panama City Attempted Murder

Panama City police are unraveling the events of a shooting that happened Friday night.

Police say an argument broke out between two groups of people on Bay Avenue around 6:45 pm.

The victim, 32-year old Joseph McCartney, was shot several times as he stood in his living room.

He is recovering at bay medical center.

The suspected shooter is 27-year old Leonard Melton, Junior.

He was arrested and made his first appearance before a judge Saturday.