Belle Glade security guard injured in accidental early morning shooting

Guard shot himself in the leg, PBSO reports

A security guard was accidentally shot this morning at a Belle Glade apartment complex, according to a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office spokesperson.

According to PBSO, the security guard shot himself in the leg around 3:10 a.m. at the Belle Glade Gardens Apartment Complex at 200 S Main Street.

Injuries do not appear to be life threatening. The guard was airlifted to Delray Medical Center for surgery, according to PBSO Sgt. Grant Henderson.

Security officials called the shooting in.

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