Security guard shot and killed at apartment complex - Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Security guard shot and killed at apartment complex

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MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - A security guard was shot at the Camelot Manor Apartments just after 11 p.m. Saturday. He was taken to The MED where he was pronounced dead.

The apartments are located at 3151 Ashwood Street.

Memphis police say the circumstances surrounding the shooting are unknown at this time, but witnesses leaving the complex say they saw the man and a woman arguing. When they returned, the man had been shot and police were on the scene.

"So we went to get ourselves something to eat, we come back we see the man on the ground dead," said Carlos Hopson. "(Before we left we) told him, 'Don't get into no altercation with nobody man. You don't know who knows who.'"

Police say the man, 32, was taken to The MED in critical condition, but later died. No suspects are in custody at this time.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.

Tune into Action News 5 at 10 p.m. for the very latest on this shooting.

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