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Police arrest man suspected in Fort Worth nightclub shootout with security officer

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Police arrested a man they say got in a shootout with an armed nightclub security guard early Sunday.

Neiman Battles, 26, pulled out a gun after a fight and exchanged gunfire with a security officer at the Electric Cowboy nightclub, located at 8740 Camp Bowie Blvd., according to police.

No one was hit by the gunfire and Battle surrendered to officers about 2:30 a.m. Battles got sick while in police custody and emergency medical personnel were called, police said.

Battles was taken to a hospital where he was listed in serious condition, police said.

Battles was in police custody on Sunday and faces charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, evading arrest, tampering with evidence, unlawfully carrying a weapon and marijuana possession, according to police records.

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Neiman Battles, 26, is accused of getting into a gunfight with a security guard at the Electric Cowboy nightclub



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