A local man is lucky to be alive after Panama City police investigators say this man shot him in the back when he tried to run away from a fight.
It happened yesterday in the parking lot of KJ's Restaurant and Lounge on MLK Blvd. in Panama City.
Investigators say 21-year-old Lajarvix Santez Allen pulled a gun on the victim when we tried to run away from the fight.
The shot punctured the victim’s lungs. He was rushed to a local hospital where the medical staff worked to successfully revive him.
Allen is charged with aggravated battery
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