Escambia County Sheriffs arrest man for homicide

Northwest Florida
Escambia County Sheriffs arrest man for homicide that occurred two days prior

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Escambia County Sheriffs arrested a man Oct. 29 for a murder that took place two days prior.

Gerald Battle Jr., 20, was arrested and charged with a homicide that occurred Oct. 27 on the 8600-block of Figland Avenue, according a Facebook post from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was found with gunshot wounds inside a car and transported to a hospital, where they were pronounced dead.

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