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June 22, 2015 / olneypost

Man shot and killed by security in bar

Crime scene investigators look at the shooting victim outside of Old Madrid bar. (Photo courtesy of philly.com)

At approximately 2 a.m. on Sunday a man was shot on the sidewalk outside the Old Madrid bar at the corner of North 5th Street and West Fisher Avenue by security. It’s reported a security guard was threatened by the patron with a bottle and that the guard shot the customer in the head. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have taken the security guard in for questioning. No charges have been announced.

A source, who asked to be anonymous, told the Daily News that the shooting victim got into an argument with another customer over a woman. The source also told the Daily News that a surveillance camera caught all of the altercation.

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