Security Guard Charged After Wild Gunshot
A security guard is under scrutiny after a wild bullet hit an unidentified woman. Gilbert Fotoni was working as a security guard at Club Cohiba, a night bar and lounge in Long Beach, California. A brawl ensued, and the 23-year-old male security guard fired a shot into the are in an attempt to calm a fighting crowd. In an unfortunate turn of events, a woman situated on her porch was struck unexpectedly by the bullet. Fotoni was arrested but then released on bond, after being taken in by Long Beach Police on charges of felony discharge of a firearm with gross negligence and carrying a loaded unregistered firearm.
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