Security guard shoots man at Ferguson apartment complex
By The Associated PressNews Public Sector apartment complex canfield green apartments delrish moss ferguson michael brown police officer security guard st louis postdispatch
FERGUSON, Mo. — Police in Ferguson, Missouri, are investigating after a private security guard shot an armed man at the same apartment complex where Michael Brown was killed by a police officer in August 2014.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the shooting happened Tuesday evening at Canfield Green apartments. Police Chief Delrish Moss says a man tried to scare a loose dog away from children when he and the dog owner got into a heated exchange. Moss says the dog owner pointed a gun at the man.
A security guard shot the dog owner when he refused to drop his weapon. Moss says the man is hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.
Some people got into a heated exchange with an officer investigating the shooting, but no arrests were made.
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