- Authorities confirmed that there was a shooting in a parking lot in Atlanta.
- The shooting left three people dead southwest of downtown Atlanta.
- Police were guarding the scene in the early hours of this Sunday.
Another shooting in the United States. Police authorities confirmed that three people were killed in a shooting that occurred in a parking lot southwest of downtown Atlanta, Georgia.
Atlanta police officers were on Sunday’s dawn, August 22, at the scene of a shooting that left three men dead, WSB-TV 2 reported this morning.
Shooting kills 3 in Atlanta
According to homicide investigators cited by the aforementioned digital newspaper, the shooting occurred around 12:45 a.m. in the parking lot of a building that houses the KISS Ultra Lounge establishment and a couple of other businesses.
The parking lot is located at the intersection of Whitehall Road and McDaniel Street, southwest of downtown Atlanta, WSB-TV 2 said in its report of the event that activated the police.
One of the victims was in a wheelchair: shooting in Atlanta
Investigators said that when they arrived at the scene, they found three African-American men between the ages of 35 and 45 dead in the parking lot. One of those victims was in a wheelchair.
As of early Sunday morning, investigators had not identified any suspects or the motive for the shooting in that area of Atlanta, but were attempting to piece together the sequence of events that led to the deadly shooting.
Omar Montano is wanted for unleashing a shooting at a norteña music bar
Omar Montano has an arrest warrant in Texas as allegedly responsible for causing a shooting in a bar. Agents of the Major Assault Division of the Houston Police Department (HPD) need the help of the Hispanic community to be able to stop the fugitive who is considered dangerous and is armed.
During the scuffle for which they accuse Omar Montano, his brother Juan Montano was also injured and who is still recovering from his injuries from the gunshots in a Houston hospital in Texas. HPD did not elaborate on whether Juan Montano could face charges after doctors release him and leave the hospital.
Omar Montano is accused of setting up a shooting in a bar
The legal documents of the case against Omar Montano, 28, C are consigned before Judge Chuck Silverman of the Harris County Criminal District Court 183 and in which details of the gun battle are given, which began as a fight between four men in a norteño music bar.
Last Monday, August 2, 2021 at 12:05 in the morning, just after midnight, Omar Montano and his brother Juan Montano were as parishioners in the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar, 101 East Little York Road, in the populous Hispanic Northside neighborhood in the northern Houston metropolitan area.
The night of revelry that almost ended in shooting tragedy
During one point of his night out, Omar Montano got up from his table to go to the bathroom and left his brother Juan Montano behind at the table. While his brother had gone to the bathroom, Juan Montano got into an argument with two other clients of the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar. The reason for the argument is not known to the authorities.
Juan Montano and the other two men raised the discussion to shouts and insults until suddenly the three men began to throw their fists at each other in front of the rest of the clientele. Just when the fight had just started, Omar Montano came back from the bathroom who, seeing his brother beaten up, joined the rebambaramba.
Juan Montano starts the fight inside the norteña music bar and ends in a shooting
The fight between Omar Montano and his brother Juan Montano, 32, against the other two men escalated to such an extent that the staff of the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar had to take the four rowdy ones to the parking lot so they wouldn’t hurt to the rest of the attendees at the place.
When Omar Montano and his brother Juan Montano were outside the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar they did not stop their fight and kept challenging the other two men who made them second. The fight between the four continued in the parking lot. However, until that moment no one had drawn a weapon.
Omar Montano pulls out a pistol to intimidate his rivals
At one point during the fight, Omar Montano, according to the investigation of the agents of the HPD Major Assault Division, pulled out a pistol and began firing at his rivals. However, one of his opponents was not intimidated despite the weapon and jumped on Omar Montano.
Meanwhile Juan Montano continued to beat himself against the other man. At one point, Omar Montano’s rival managed to knock him to the ground and both began to struggle for the pistol. During the struggle between the two opponents to see who was left with the weapon, a shot was released.
A bullet hits Juan Montano in the abdomen in the shooting
The bullet from the pistol carried by Omar Montano hit his brother Juan Montano in the abdomen, who was wounded at the scene. When Juan Montano collapsed and bleeding, before the eyes of his brother Omar Montano, the other two men in the fight ran out of the place and escaped in a car.
In the distance, the sirens of the first HPD patrols were already being heard responding to an emergency call that alerted them of the violent fight between four Hispanics in the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar. However, when the police officers arrived at the scene Omar Montano and Juan Montano had already escaped.
A man wounded by a gunshot arrives at the emergency room
While the first HPD patrols are investigating the case outside the Puro Norte Botanero Sports Bar, an injured man, shot in the abdomen, arrived at the emergency room of a nearby hospital and crying out for doctors to save his life in surgery. . The investigation does not detail which hospital the wounded man arrived at.
The doctors who treated the man when questioning him about how he got to the emergency room, despite his injuries, only said that someone in a private car had taken him. That man was identified as Juan Montano. Authorities do not know if it was his own brother Omar Montano who took him to the hospital. For more details visit this note.