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The Bobster
01-17-2017, 06:48 AM
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2017/01/17/philly-bar-manager-killed-by-security-guard/

Philly Bar Manager Shot, Killed By Security Guard Following Altercation
January 17, 2017 6:03 AM By Trang Do

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)ĖPhiladelphia police are investigating a fatal shooting involving two employees at an East Germantown bar Monday night.

It happened just before 11 p.m. at Sharonís Little Spot on the corner of Boyer St. and E. Woodlawn St. in East Germantown.

Chief Inspector Scott Small said the 44-year-old bar manager was shot three times and was conscious and talking when police arrived, but died at the hospital a short time later.

Meanwhile, investigators are questioning the security guard, who police said fired the fatal shots.

Officers arrived to find the bar manager with two gunshot wounds to the torso and one to the thigh. Medics transported him to Einstein Hospital, where he died a short time later.

Witnesses told police the manager and a 28-year-old security guard at the bar got into an argument that turned physical inside a backroom for employees only. Police arenít sure what sparked the argument.

Investigators are also questioning two witnesses, a female bartender and a female customer.

At this time, police have yet filed any charges.

Anyone with any information is asked to call city police.

The Bobster
01-17-2017, 03:12 PM
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2017/01/17/philly-bar-manager-killed-by-security-guard/

Police: Philly Bar Manager Shot, Killed By Security Guard Following Altercation
January 17, 2017 5:25 PM By Trang Do

PHILADELPHIA (CBS)ĖPhiladelphia police are investigating a fatal shooting involving two employees at an East Germantown bar Monday night.

It happened just before 11 p.m. at Sharonís Little Spot on the corner of Boyer Street and East Woodlawn Street in East Germantown.

Chief Inspector Scott Small said 44-year-old bar manager Christopher Michael Johnson was shot three times and was conscious and talking when police arrived, but died at the hospital a short time later.

Meanwhile, investigators are questioning the security guard, identified as Edward Morgan, who police said fired the fatal shots. Police have charged Morgan in Johnsonís death.

Officers arrived to find the bar manager with two gunshot wounds to the torso and one to the thigh. Medics transported him to Einstein Hospital, where he died a short time later.

Witnesses told police the manager and a 28-year-old security guard at the bar got into an argument that turned physical inside a backroom for employees only. Police arenít sure what sparked the argument.

Investigators are also questioning two witnesses, a female bartender and a female customer.

Anyone with any information is asked to call city police.

The Bobster
01-18-2017, 08:24 AM
http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2017/01/18/bouncer-charged-with-murder-in-philly-bar-managers-shooting/

Bouncer Charged With Murder In Philly Bar Manager’s Shooting
January 18, 2017 9:27 AM

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The bouncer at a Philadelphia bar has been jailed on a murder charge for allegedly shooting the tavern’s manager during an argument.

Twenty-eight-year-old Edward Morgan has also been charged with carrying an unlicensed firearm and other weapons charges in the shooting Monday night at Sharon’s Little Spot.

Police: Philly Bar Manager Shot, Killed By Security Guard Following Altercation

Police say there was a history of bad blood between Morgan and the 44-year-old bar manager, Christopher Johnson, before Morgan shot him after an argument in a back room just before 11 p.m.

Police say Morgan remained at the scene and was taken into custody and questioned.

Online court records show Morgan applied for a public defender at his arraignment early Wednesday and faces a preliminary hearing Feb. 1.