Security guard kills man outside Atlanta club

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ATLANTA  — One man has been killed in a shooting after a security guard broke up a fight between three men outside a nightclub in the 1400 block of Boulevard Southeast.

Atlanta police told television station that the shooting occurred about 5:30 a.m. today. WSB reported that one of the three men left the scene and returned with a gun. Police believe the man and security guard exchanged gunfire and the man was hit.

The man died after being taken to an Atlanta hospital.

Police have recovered two weapons from the scene.

Police Maj. Keith Meadows told WSB that police do not expect to file charges against the security guard. Police were also investigating whether the nightclub was operating legally.

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J.W.
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J.W. 06/06/10 - 12:00 pm
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Good shot by the security

Good shot by the security guard!

jason robertts
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jason robertts 06/06/10 - 12:17 pm
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Good deal!

Good deal!

TrulyWorried
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TrulyWorried 06/06/10 - 12:54 pm
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Sad world

Sad world

johnston.cliff
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johnston.cliff 06/06/10 - 01:01 pm
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what a legacy.

what a legacy.

Little Lamb
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Little Lamb 06/06/10 - 01:34 pm
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Boulevard Southeast is not a

Boulevard Southeast is not a great part of town. I have been there many times.

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Dan White 06/06/10 - 03:27 pm
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Boulevard Southeast is no

Boulevard Southeast is no place for an innocent Little Lamb.

apex24
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apex24 06/06/10 - 06:45 pm
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Atlanta, say it ain't

Atlanta, say it ain't so!!!!!!

Pu239
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Pu239 06/06/10 - 08:09 pm
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I'm just a little confused by
Unpublished

I'm just a little confused by Little Lamb's 2:34 post......

Brad Owens
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Brad Owens 06/06/10 - 08:22 pm
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Armed private security is a

Armed private security is a good thing.

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