Surveillance video shows shooting at Yellow Rose Nightclub

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Police are investigating a shooting at a Central Austin strip club late Saturday night.

The shooting happened at 11:28 p.m. at the Yellow Rose Nightclub off North Lamar Boulevard. Austin-Travis County EMS says a man in his 30s was taken to UMC Brackenridge in critical condition.

The owner of the club tells KXAN News that a Yellow Rose security guard shot a man who tried to rob another man in the nightclub parking lot.

“The member of the YR [Yellow Rose] Security team fired one shot to his head preventing the robber from shooting our Yellow Security team and saved their lives,” said Yellow Rose owners in a statement to KXAN. The owners go on to say the person who fired the shot did have a permit to carry.

APD says no charges will be filed against the security guard.

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