Security guard fatally shot during fight at Canton bar


CANTON, Ohio (AP) – Police say a security guard was shot to death and another man shot in the ankle in an early-morning fight in a crowded Canton bar.

Police responding to reports of shots fired at The Movement Bar found Derico Rodriques Thomas of Akron dead of a gunshot wound to the head.

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Police say the 27-year-old Thomas was a security guard employed by the bar.

Police say a 20-year-old man later arrived at an Akron hospital seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to the ankle from the same incident. The man was treated and released.

Police continue to investigate.