Security guard killed, 3 men arrested after assault at Mesquite Fitness Center – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
A man is dead and three others are in custody after an assault at a fitness center in Mesquite, police said.
According to the Mesquite Police Department, officers were notified of an assault call at the Fitness Connection located in the 2000 block of North Town East Boulevard on Saturday, January 22 at approximately 4:30 p.m.
Police said witnesses at the scene informed officers that a security guard was assaulted by multiple male suspects and is currently lying on the ground.
When officers arrived, they found an unconscious male subject lying on the floor inside the business, police said.
Police say officers immediately began administering CPR until paramedics arrived on the scene. The security guard was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Police said the victim was identified as Patrick Prejean, a 43-year-old man from Dallas.
A subsequent investigation led to the identification and arrest of Xzaviour Williams, 20, Darius Williams, 26, and Cameron Walton, 26, all from Augusta, Georgia, police said.
Police say the three suspects have been charged with murder.