Charlotte Police say Guard Killed at Restaurant


CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in Charlotte say a security guard has been shot and killed while trying to break up a fight at a restaurant.

Police say they are looking for two suspects in the shooting that occurred shortly after 2 a.m. Tuesday.

Investigators say a woman was also shot but was not seriously injured.

Witnesses told officers that an argument started when several men were leaving the business. Officers say a security guard went into the parking lot to try to break up the fight and shots were fired.

Police say the guard died at the scene. His name has not been released.

Officials say he had been shot several times. A handgun was found at the scene.

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