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Police: Argument in YMCA parking lot escalates to shooting

  • ST. PETERSBURG — An argument that escalated into a shooting resulted in a St. Petersburg man’s arrest in the parking lot of a YMCA Tuesday night, officials said.
  • About 6 p.m. in the parking lot of the YMCA at 3200 1st Ave. S, Phelan Brown, 25, was arguing with his ex-girlfriend, Chaunice White, 24, and Gregg Johnson, 25, St. Petersburg Police said.
  • The situation escalated when Brown shot at White, who was in a car, but the bullet missed her, police said.
  • Brown shot at Johnson, and it grazed him.
  • A struggle ensued between Brown and Johnson until police arrived.

ST. PETERSBURG — An argument that escalated into a shooting resulted in a St. Petersburg man’s arrest in the parking lot of a YMCA Tuesday night, officials said.

ST. PETERSBURG — An argument that escalated into a shooting resulted in a St. Petersburg man’s arrest in the parking lot of a YMCA Tuesday night, officials said.

About 6 p.m. in the parking lot of the YMCA at 3200 1st Ave. S, Phelan Brown, 25, was arguing with his ex-girlfriend, Chaunice White, 24, and Gregg Johnson, 25, St. Petersburg Police said.

The situation escalated when Brown shot at White, who was in a car, but the bullet missed her, police said. Brown shot at Johnson, and it grazed him. A struggle ensued between Brown and Johnson until police arrived.

Brown is charged with attempted homicide and aggravated assault that is domestic related.

Police: Argument in YMCA parking lot escalates to shooting