Panama City man charged for DUI Manslaughter

PANAMA CITY, FL –  The Panama City Police Department announcedthe arrest of Francis Allen Cowley of Panama City. Cowley is charged with DUI Manslaughter and Driving While License Suspended With Knowledge involving a death stemming from a collision that occurred in the 1000 block of West Highway 98 on 11/06/2020. Cowley has been held at the Bay County Jail for an unrelated charge since 11/09/2020. On 11/30/2020, Cowley was charged with the charges listed above. Cowley awaits first appearance on these charges.

This is an ongoing investigation. If you have information in reference to this case, please contact the Panama City Police Department, 850-872-3100, or you can report your tips anonymously via smartphone by downloading the “Panama City PD” Tip411 app in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.