Man found dead in burning building

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to Panama City Police, a man was found dead in the Mr. Mart off of Beck Avenue after a fire was put out.

They say the Panama City Fire Department and Panama City Police responded to the gas station Thursday evening to put out a fire in the rear of the building.

As they put the fire out they say they found a white male dead on the scene.

They have not released any information on the identity of the deceased. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.