Security Guard behind bars, charged with murder
Columbus, Ga. – A local Security Guard involved in a weekend club shooting will face a judge in Recorder's Court today.
23 year old Darren Gray is accused in the murder of 21 year old Harry Short, Junior. The two were in an altercation early Saturday morning at Club Ciroc located at 3433 North Lumpkin Road. Columbus Police received a call about a shooting at the club and arrived on the scene to find Short lying in the parking lot suffering from gunshot wounds to his torso.
Gray's account of the incident is that Short approached him with a gun, shortly after being thrown out of the night club, though their are conflicting witness accounts of the shooting.
Gray is charged with Murder and Possession of a Firearm or Knife during the Commission of a Crime.