Two PC Men Arrested for Double Murder

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Panama City Police have arrested two Panama City men in connection with a double murder that happened Saturday.

24 year old Antonio West Jr. and 21 year old Fredrick Jones, charging both of them with being felons in possession of a firearm.

Jones is also charged with aggravated battery with a firearm.

Officers responded to a neighbor's call early Saturday morning about a disturbance at the Petro Gas Station on East 5th Street.

They found three men suffering from gunshot wounds. Paramedics took 25 year old Marqueze Mcghee and 23 year old Xavier Buckler to Bay Medical Center with life threatening injuries. Both died at the hospital.

The third, 26 year old Dalreco Franklin was treated and released for a gunshot wound to the leg.

Authorities are not giving a motive for the shooting at this time. The investigation is continuing.