Man charged after reportedly shooting gun in air at local bar

Steven Summers was arrested by Panama City Beach Police Tuesday after they say he shot off a gun. (WJHG/WECP)

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A man is facing charges after police say he fired a round from a gun at a Panama City Beach bar this week.

Tuesday morning, Panama City Beach Police responded to Coyote Ugly Saloon. They say they found two security workers holding Steven Summers in the parking lot.

Witnesses told police Summers tried to leave the bar while he was intoxicated. They say he reached into his vehicle, grabbed a gun, and shot off a single round in the air. They say security detained Summers so he couldn't get back into his vehicle and drive away.

Summers was arrested for discharging a firearm.

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