Security guard identified in shooting
Police have identified the on-duty security guard who fired a handgun during an altercation at a Gresham bar last week.
The guard was 33-year-old Jacowski Bissereth, who has been cooperating with detectives throughout the investigation.
The shooting occurred in the early morning on Friday, Feb. 23, at the Speakeasy Lounge, 545 S.E. 162nd Ave. According to the police report, a man broke the front door to the lounge and yelled threats after being told to leave. It was at that point Bissereth fired his gun.
The man was injured and continues to receive medical treatment at an area hospital. At the time of the confrontation Bissereth turned over his firearm to officers.