Thursday, April 24 2014 3:47 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:47:30 GMT
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Smith, Jr., died after being shot three times outside the Lighthouse Bar on
Broadway in south Toledo, but the man who shot him is not currently facing charges.
say an altercation Sunday inside the bar spilled out to the parking lot and
ended with two men firing shots.
security guard shot and killed 24-year-old Smith, but police say he acted in
had not only shot one security guard, but he was shooting at people in the
crowd, and directly at the other security guards that were armed," said TPD
Sgt. Joe Heffernan.
are still stunned by what happened.
don't have things like that happening in this neighborhood," said William
Block. "We have car accidents and such like that, but nothing like killing or
shooting or whatever."
say Smith was part of the altercation inside the bar, and was escorted out by
took exception to what was going on, went to his vehicle, retrieved a pistol,
went back up towards the bar where there was an unarmed security guard at the
door, shot him twice," Heffernan said.
when police say Smith turned his gun on the crowd.
that point, there were two armed security guards in the lot. They heard the
shots going off, went towards Mr. Smith," Heffernan said. "Smith actually
turned towards them and fired at least two rounds towards their direction."
say that's when a guard fired back and hit Smith, killing him.
no charges are currently pending against the security officer, a state agency
is checking to make sure his license was up to date.
Fall can be the best time to take a vacation: kids are back in school and temperatures are moderate. Many vacation destinations even offer discounted rates to attract tourists. Check out some of these popular fall destinations.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 2:34 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:34:03 GMT
On Thursday afternoon a one vehicle accident took the life of a Pickens man. Forty-three-year-old William Blackstock of Pickens, was killed in a car crash on Thursday at 3:14 pm on Highway 43 in MadisonMore >>
William Blackstock, 43, was killed in a car crash on Thursday at 3:14 pm on Highway 43, about 2 miles north of Highway 17, in Madison County.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-24 22:10:16 GMT
Rankin County Sheriff's office is investigating the death of a Hinds County Sheriff's Deputy along with his wife. Both were found deceased in their residence at 126 Caledonian Blvd. around 9 last night.More >>
The caller to 911 stated that the Smith's two young children came to their house told them that their dad may have shot their mother. More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:59:33 GMT
Tony Gene Stewart, of Raymond, has been arrested, accused of sexual crimes against children. He is currently being held in the Calhoun County jail. He is facing 5 counts of sexual battery of a childMore >>
The sheriff says he is being held on $500,000 bond.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-04-24 21:05:22 GMT
According to WTVA, an Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Lowndes County toddler. Lowndes County Chief Deputy Marc Miley says they are searching for 2-year-old Malia Harris of Columbus. OfficialsMore >>
Georgia officials believe suspects in the Mississippi Amber Alert case may be in southwest Georgia. Cook County, GA investigators have been actively searching the Lenox area for the suspects. Officials confirmed a heavy presence of law enforcement in that area Wednesday night.More >>
Thursday, April 24 2014 1:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 17:55:20 GMT
Jackson Assistant Police Chief Lee Vance has confirmed there was a break in at the JPD evidence room. We don't have a lot information right now, but we are told that the break in happened either overnightMore >>
We don't have a lot information right now, but we are told that the break in happened either overnight Sunday or overnight Monday.More >>
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