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Security company in shooting not licensed

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - Vicksburg records show T&T Security, the company hired by the promoters of a party during which one man was killed and two others were shot, was not licensed to do business in the city.

The Vicksburg Post reports (http://bit.ly/18EOGLY) that a copy of the business license for T&T Security it obtained from the city under a Freedom of Information Act request shows the license expired July 31, 2012.

T&T owner Michael J. Thomas is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Michael Robinson. Robinson died from a gunshot wound to the chest during a fight at the weekend party.

Police Chief Walter Armstrong said he was unaware T&T's business license had expired.

Thomas is being held in the in the Warren County Jail in lieu of $125,000 bond.

 

Information from: The Vicksburg Post, http://www.vicksburgpost.com

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