Hotel security guard is assaulted, shoots man, say Columbia Police

A male was shot, Monday night, at the Embassy Suites on Stoneridge Drive in Columbia.

According to a Columbia Police report, a male entered the hotel and assaulted a credentialed and armed security guard.

The guard then shot the male. The shooting resulted in non life-threatening injuries.
Both men received medical attention. The man who was shot remains hospitalized. Charges are pending against him.

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