Police investigating death of security guard after responding to fight call

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – At 10:08 p.m. on October 6, Mooresville Police received a call reporting a fight in progress at KAM-5 LLC, 167 North Main Street.

Upon arrival, officers found one victim, a male armed security guard from KAM-5, unconscious and not breathing. Officers performed CPR until medical personnel from Mooresville Fire-Rescue and Iredell County EMS arrived, who continued resuscitation efforts. After those efforts were unsuccessful, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim has been identified as William Glenn Bracken Jr., 51, of King, N.C.

After conducting interviews on scene, officers learned an altercation took place between Bracken and a male patron attempting to enter the business. While attempting to restrain the patron, the security guard was struck and suffered minor injuries.

The incident is still under investigation.

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