Security guard dies in Canton nightclub shooting

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CANTON, OH -  A security guard at a Canton nightclub was shot and killed early Sunday morning.

Police were called out to The Movement Bar on Cherry Avenue shortly after 1 a.m. When they arrived, they discovered the club's security guard, Derico Thomas, 27,  of Akron, had been shot in the head. Thomas died at the scene.

Detectives later found out that there had been another gunshot victim from the club. Christopher Trammel, 20, also from Akron, went on his own to the hospital and was treated and released.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to contact the Canton Police Detective Bureau at 330-489-3144. Anonymous tips can also be sent through Tip411.


The Movement Bar