Long Beach Sports Bar Employee Killed In Shooting; Police Fatally Shoot Suspect

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SUZIE: FRIENDS AND LOVED ONES REMEMBERED A MAN WHO GAVE UP HIS LIFE PROTECTING OTHERS HE WAS ONE OF THE VICTIMS OF THE DEADLY SHOOTING TAVERN LIVE TONIGHT REPORTER: WE LEARNED THE SHOOTING WENT ON FOR 15 MINUTES INSIDE THIS BAR TONIGHT FRIENDS AND FAMILY ARE REMEMBERING ONE OF THE EMPLOYEES CINDY MARQUEZ BROTHER MANNY WAS WORKING AT BOTTOMS-UP SPORTS BAR IN LONG BEACH TUESDAY WHEN A PATRON STARTED SHOOTING KILLING MANY INCLUDING A CODE RATES IN THE HERD HEARD BEFORE HER BROTHER WERE SHOT HE HELPED SAVE A BARTENDER'S LIFE THEY WENT UNDERNEATH THE SINK OR UNDER THE BAR AND THAT'S WHERE HE WAS RANDOMLY SHOOTING

BAR'S OWNER SAID SHE WAS TOLD BY STAFF THE SHOOTER WAS HERE FOR SEVERAL HOURS AND DIDN'T APPEAR DRUNK AND SHE DOESN'T KNOW WHAT TRIGGERED HIM THEY SAID HE WALKED IN LIKE THE TERMINATOR REPORTER: SUZANNE SAID AN UNKNOWN MAN RAN INTO THE BAR TO STOP THE SHOOTER AND FIRED OFF A ROUND BUT THEN RAN OUT BEFORE POLICE COULD TALK TO HIM A NEARBY OFFICER ARRIVED AND HE HEARD SHOOTING INSIDE THE BAR AND SHOT AND KILLED THE SUSPECT THE BAR'S OWNER SAID POLICE TOOK THE SECURITY VIDEO

HE WAS NOT A VIOLENT PERSON SO WAS RANDOM LIKE A MASS SHOOTING SITUATION STAFF HELD THE VIGIL SAYING THEY ARE ALL CLOSE LIKE FAMILY CINDY HAS BEEN WITH THE COMPANY 12 YEARS UNDER BROTHER WAS HIRED ON SIX MONTHS AGO MANY PICKED UP AN EXTRA SHIFT TUESDAY NIGHT TO MAKE MONEY FOR HIS FAMILY'S HOLIDAY GIFTS MY NEPHEW, HE IS A GRANDPA AND IF YOU NEEDED ANYTHING HE WAS THERE

REPORTER: THE STAFF SAID THE SHOOTER WAS NOT A REGULAR CUSTOMER