PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — A shooting that sent one person to the hospital and another to jail on attempted murder charges was over $10 worth of marijuana, court records show.
The shooting happened at the Relax Inn on Harrison Avenue in Panama City, Florida Wednesday morning. According to a Panama City police report, a witness told officers that the two men were arguing about one of them being shorted $10 on a marijuana purchase.
The victim was shot multiple times and rushed to a hospital. The report states that his injuries are not life-threatening.
The suspected shooter, Christopher Hatcher, 45, was arrested shortly after the shooting and charged with attempted murder and felon in possession of a firearm. He is scheduled to appear before a judge for the first time Thursday afternoon.