Man wanted in Georgia arrested in Walmart parking lot

Christopher Ortiz was arrested Monday in Panama City. (WJHG/WECP)

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Bay County Sheriff's Deputies say they've arrested a man wanted in Georgia for two counts of aggravated assault to commit murder and robbery.

Deputies worked with the United States Marshals Florida Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force to find Christopher Ortiz, 45.

They say Ortiz was found in the parking lot of Walmart on 23rd Street in Panama City Monday. They say it appears Ortiz has been living out of his car. Authorities say Ortiz has been on the run since the incident in May.

They say Ortiz was taken into custody without incident.

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