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Bridgeton hotel security guard shoots man in leg

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BRIDGETON, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A security guard at the America’s Best Value Inn in Bridgeton shot a man in the leg around 7:30 p.m. Sunday night.

According to police, there was an altercation between the guard and the man, but the circumstances surrounding the altercation are unclear.

The injuries the man sustained are non-life threatening. The security guard was taken to the hospital for an injury, but the type of injury has not been confirmed.

The security guard was identified as an off-duty Velda City officer who was working for the motel.

No charges have been filed, police said. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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