Security guard shot at Hollywood Water Treatment Plant

A security guard at the Hollywood Water Treatment Plant was wounded after another guard shot him Sunday morning, police said.

Officer Christian Lata, of the Hollywood Police Department, said the victim was shot after the two men argued around 6 a.m. in 3400 block of Hollywood Boulevard. It's unclear where the shooting took place, but police said the victim was found near a guard station outside the treatment plant.

Officers took the suspect into custody for questioning, but he has not been charged, Lata said. The victim was transported to a local hospital. Police did not disclose the severity of his injuries. 

Officers confiscated the guards' firearms, Lata said. 

Police did not identify the two men. Lata said officers are still investigating what caused the shooting.

The guards were contractors employed by Regions Security, Lata said. The company declined to comment on the shootings.

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