In Hollywood, the supermarket security guard shot a suspect in the theft

The incident occurred in Hollywood, at the supermarket Walgreens. About eight in the evening the staff caught the 21-year-old boy with petty theft. According to his girlfriend, between a guard and a friend broke a verbal altercation, and later the real fight.

The guy rushed to the door, but the guard used a service weapon and struck the accused with a mortal wound. Exactly where the bullet hit and how many shots sounded — not reported. According to preliminary data, the security guard fired one bullet and hit a guy in the chest area.

Armed security guard shot and killed suspected shoplifter inside #Hollywood @Walgreens at Sunset/Vine. #LAPD is investigating whether the shooting was justified. Guard is cooperating, and has not been detained, according to police. Shooting reported at 8:12p, Sunday.

— Craig Fiegener (@CraigNews3LV) December 3, 2018

Upon arrival the police reported that the suspect’s name is Skye. Found it at a pharmacy nearby and was rushed to the Medical center Cedars-Sinai, but he died from inflicted wounds. None of the employees and customers were not injured.

«That a misdemeanor wouldn’t make much sense. But not because of such trivial things to deprive a person of life,» says Aaliya Hoto, a friend of the victim.

The murder scene surrounded by police. Have joined the investigation, and detectives, and city officials. Police in Los Angeles are investigating the case of the use of force and reviewing video from surveillance cameras in the store at the time of the fatal conflict. About the other details of the investigation will be known later.