DeKalb County

Gunman opens fire into crowded sports bar, hitting guard inside

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — Gunfire erupted outside at a metro Atlanta sports bar and lounge. A bullet struck a security guard in the chest.

It happened at the 360 Sports Bar and Lounge in DeKalb County.

Channel 2's Darryn Moore found a bullet hole where a person fired shots through the front door, which shattered the glass.

The security guard sitting inside took a round to the chest while customers inside had to duck for cover.
Investigators said a fight broke out in the club around 2 a.m. Friday.

A man involved walked out and then opened fire with several customers inside.


The security guard is OK, he was wearing a protective vest. He suffered a bruise to the chest from the impact of the bullet.

No one else was hurt and police are searching for the shooter.