San Antonio Security Guard Fatally Shoots Woman in Parking Lot

Posted by David Charney on February 23, 2018

There are a variety of San Antonio security services for property managers of shopping centers, car dealerships, industrial properties and multifamily apartments. They can choose a security guard or video monitoring service that is based in or services San Antonio, Texas. Security Guards might be the most common solution, but they are not without their setbacks. This can lead to damaging or fatal results.

San Antonio Security Guard Fatally Shoots Woman

At about 2:20 A.M., a San Antonio security guard shot a woman in a parking lot of a bar. According to the news report, a fight broke out in a parking lot and the woman sped toward the security guard. The San Antonio security guard shot through her windshield and she was struck in the neck.

After she was shot, another person sped out of the parking lot and fired a gun into the air. Another gun shot from an unknown place. It grazed a man sitting in his car. Paramedics took the woman to a nearby hospital in critical condition and later died.

In a chance of fate, San Antonio Police were at a nearby parking lot for a car burglary. As soon as they heard a gun shot, they immediately ran over. The reason for the altercation is unknown. Responding officers interviewed witnesses

Surveillance cameras were not reported. This is not a Stealth Monitoring client.

Stealth's video monitoring solution can augment or replace current security guard solutions. This can also be more cost effective. It takes multiple security guards to increase coverage at commercial properties. Also, weather and lighting conditions and limit a security guard's line of site. They may not be able to catch suspicious movements or activity.

Stealth's indoor and outdoor security cameras can adapt to lighting conditions automatically. This helps remote security monitors watch a variety of commercial properties.

Stealth Monitoring, a privately held company with U.S. headquarters in Dallas, TX, and Canadian headquarters in Toronto, ON, is North America’s leading provider of live video monitoring solutions. We specialize in proactive and intelligent video monitoring technology that can significantly improve threat detection and police response. Our security solutions feature advanced technology, coupled with human intelligence and efficient processes, to help detect and deter crime while reducing security guard and other expenses. We are also heavily invested in the future of computer vision and artificial intelligence. We are actively developing new technologies that can enable executives with valuable business intelligence data to improve their day-to-day operations and decision-making abilities. We have over 500 employees, 15 offices, and 3 redundant live video monitoring control centers. Our team proactively monitors 20,000+ cameras daily, resulting in more than 15,000 deterred crimes, 500+ arrests and 35,000+ analyzed customer videos every year, securing peace of mind for business owners throughout North America. Our clients include construction sites, shopping centers, apartment buildings, auto dealers, office buildings, industrial facilities, distribution yards, cannabis operations, and other businesses with outdoor assets. They range from large global enterprises to single location companies. Our proactive solutions can help reduce external and internal theft, vandalism, property damage and provide you with actionable business intelligence. We can even reduce or replace security guards at a fraction of the cost – up to 60% savings.

Please call toll-free (866) 382-3873 or contact Stealth today for more information to protect your outdoor assets. Visit the Stealth web site to see real videos of criminals being arrested at construction sites, multifamily apartments, shopping centers, office buildings, warehouses, auto dealerships, and other commercial real estate properties.

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