Security Guard Killed at North Linden Restaurant

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WTVN)--Columbus Police are investigating a shooting late Sunday night which left a security guard at a restaurant dead.

Officers say 49-year-old Shawn Patilla was found with a gunshot wound in the bar area of the Oakland Park Bar and Grill, on Oakland Park Avenue. around 11:30PM Sunday night.

Patilla was taken to Grant Medical Center for treatment, where he was pronounced dead.

Officers say the suspect in the case fled the scene in an unknown direction. It is Columbus's 14th homicide of 2018.

Investigators say there was a disturbance at the establishment earlier in the evening, but it is not yet known if that is related to the shooting. 

(photo courtesy ABC-6)

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