Bay County authorities arrested Ronnell Mckinney of Panama City and charged him with attempted murder that took place in December of 2006.
The night of the murder, McKinney was reportedly hiding in bushes outside his ex-girlfriend's house.
Police say he shot 28-year old Michael Watts in the stomach.
McKinney had allegedly been stalking his ex-girlfriend and making threats to kill Watts.
McKinney was turned in by an anonymous caller.