Guard at bar a suspect after two men are shot

A guard is being investigated after two men, 20 and 27, suffered bullet wounds and a third was beaten at a bar in San Pedro.

The three men went to Hospital Calderón Guardia. The Judicial Investigating Organization said it appeared that a guard at the bar pulled out his weapon during an altercation with the men. One man, identified by the last name of Alpizar, suffered a bullet wound in the foot. The second gunshot victim, identified by the last name of Vargas, was hit in the lower back.

The shooting took place about 2:45 a.m. Sunday in an area patronized by mostly younger customers.

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