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

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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.

 

Sharon Aron Baron

Sharon Aron Baron is the Editor of Talk Media and writer for Coral Springs Talk. CST was created in 2012 to provide News, Views and Entertainment for the residents of Coral Springs, Parkland and the rest of South Florida.