An overnight shooting incident in Panama City Beach has landed an Alabama couple in jail. It happened at the Inn Paradise Motel on Front Beach Road just after 2:30 Sunday morning.
Beach police say 31-year-old James Lee Mashburn of Campbell, Alabama fired a gun from the second floor of the motel during an altercation that involved several people. The bullet struck the pavement down below.
Mashburn's girlfriend Linda Jane Wood allegedly denied any knowledge of the incident, but police say she later confessed to owning the gun and witnessing the shooting.
Mashburn is charged with aggravated assault, battery, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Wood is charged with supplying false information to police.