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Gilbert Ray Bush: Florida man dies after argument over parking spot

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A 29-year-old Florida man has been shot dead after an argument over a parking space on Saturday, authorities said.

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Gilbert Ray Bush died from gunshot wounds in St. Petersburg, according to the St. Petersburg Police Department. 

Charles Edward Bentley, 23, of Pinellas Park, was charged with second-degree murder, according to Pinellas County Sheriff’s online booking records.

The argument began at about 1:20 a.m. EDT when Bush attempted to park in a spot where Bentley and his friends were standing, WFLA reported. Police said.

Police said Bentley then pulled out a gun and shot Bush several times before leaving the area on foot, WTSP reported. He was later caught by officers a short distance from the scene.

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Bush was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

Bentley was being held without bail, online records show.

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