UPDATE: Police identify man killed in Macedonia apartment shooting

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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE: 4-24-17 1:15 p.m.

Panama City Police Chief Scott Ervin confirmed Monday the identity of the 25-year-old shooting victim.

Ervin said Gerald Smith died from the gunshot wounds. He said the department is still investigating the incident.

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UPDATE: 4-22-17 5:15 p.m.

Panama City Police Chief Scott Ervin confirmed the 25-year-old shooting victim died Friday night from his injuries.

Ervin said his team continues to investigate. He said they did develop a person of interest who was found to have a stolen gun.

They ask anyone with information to contact investigators at 850-872-3112.

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Panama City police are investigating a shooting at the Macedonia Garden Apartments.

They say the shooting happened around 7 p.m. Friday.

They tell us the victim is a 25 year-old black man. He was shot several times in the torso and went into surgery Friday night.

Police believe it all started as a dispute between the two men. Right now all they can tell us is the suspect is black man.

We will continue to update you on air and online as we learn more.