Security guard shot at NE Atlanta gentleman's club

Security guard shot at NE Atlanta gentleman's club

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Police say a shooting in the parking lot of Club ONYX sent a security guard to the hospital early Wednesday morning. Police say a shooting in the parking lot of Club ONYX sent a security guard to the hospital early Wednesday morning.
Police are still searching for the gunman who fled the scene after firing at the guard. Police are still searching for the gunman who fled the scene after firing at the guard.
ATLANTA -

A fight over a woman at a gentleman's club in northeast Atlanta sent a security guard to the hospital with gunshot wounds early Wednesday morning.

Atlanta police tell FOX 5 News that the shooting at Club ONYX on Cheshire Bridge Road started when two men were harassing a woman in the parking lot just after 3 a.m. Wednesday. A security guard intervened after hearing the woman's screams from the two men grabbing the victim.

Police say when the guard pushed one of the men away; the second man pulled a gun from his car and opened fire. The guard was shot in the leg and neck. A second guard rushed him to Grady Memorial Hospital.

The security guards say the men fled the scene in a white Mercedes SUV. Police are still searching for the men.

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