Machete-Wielding Man Shot Dead After Threatening Patrons in Coral Springs Club

Photo by Jim Donnelly

By: Sharon Aron Baron

Police are investigating a shooting where a man shot and killed another man threatening a group of people with a machete.

According to Coral Springs Public Information Officer Chris Swinson, early Sunday morning Rajendranauth Latchman, 49, was at Premier Billiards & Sports Club located at 9120 Wiles Rd and asked to leave the club after creating a disturbance.  He soon returned wielding a machete and approached a group of people in the parking lot.  

A man who owned a firearm, shot and killed the man as he approached the group. 

The man, who shot the suspect has not been identified and there is no probable cause for his arrest at this time.