Panama City Beach Police locate and pull man from the water behind Runaway Island

Panama City Beach Police locate and pull man from the water behind Runaway Island. (MGN)

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - On July 14, Panama City Beach Police say they pulled a white male from the water behind Runaway Island. He was a 67-year-old from Panama City Beach.

They say an unknown individual had called the department from a condo balcony about the man in the water at 6:14 p.m.

Initially, officials say PCB Police were assisting with another water rescue when they were "flagged down in reference to a missing person." It was then they received the call leading them to the man in the water.

The man's name has yet to be released upon notification of next-of-kin.

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