Robber Stopped

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A robbery outside a Panama City Beach restaurant is stopped when the victim's husband gets out a gun.

According to the Panama City Beach Police Department, a robber tried to snatch a woman's purse in the Applebee's parking lot off Middle Beach Road.

Police say the woman's husband fired a single shot into the ground, injuring no one.

The suspect was able to get away by running into nearby woods.

Police say the suspect is a white male between the ages of 16 and 20 and was last seen wearing a camouflage jacket and pants.

If you have any information, you're asked to call the Panama City Beach police at 233-5000.