Nightclub security guard killed / The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | May 28, 2016 12:54 pm
A Dorchester County man was shot and killed and a second man critically injured at a Round O nightclub early Saturday morning.Colleton County Coroner Richard Harvey reports that Jesse Guy, 38, of Dorchester was pronounced dead at the Trauma Center at Trident Medical Center in Summerville. Harvey said medical center officials reported Guy had been killed by a single gunshot to the torso.A second man, whose identity has not been released as yet, was also shot during the disturbance outside Club Leon on Round O Road.Lt. Shane Roberts, the public information officer for the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office, says an emergency calls sent deputies and Colleton County Fire-Rescue personnel to the nightclub Saturday at about 3:30 a.m.Guy and the second gunshot victim were security guards at the nightclub. Roberts said that the two men were shot outside the club following a disturbance at the nightclub.Roberts said the investigation into the shooting death is still in its early stages. A motive for the shooting still has not been determined and deputies were still attempting to learn the identity of the suspect or suspects involved in the incident.Firefighter-paramedics transported both the shooting victims by ambulance to Trident Medical Center.