SECURITY GUARD ARRESTED AFTER CONFRONTATION IN PARKING GARAGE
WHO: Everoy R. Farqharson, 31, security guard working for a private security firm
WHEN: The incident occurred Saturday, July 10, at approximately 2:49 a.m.
WHERE: 2010 13th St. N
WHAT: The security guard confronted the victims about urinating in the parking garage. The guard then boxed in the victim's car with his golf cart-style vehicle. During the confrontation, the security guard pushed the victim, then knocked the phone from the hand of a second victim who was videorecording the incident.
The security guard fired his weapon at the victims. The victims fled.
The security guard unlawfully entered the victim's car and removed shell casings from the scene, resulting in additional charges.
Security guard Farqharson was charged with 2 counts of aggravated assault with a firearm, battery, tampering with evidence, and burglary of a conveyance.
Farqharson works for a private security firm, Iron Eagle Security, which provides security in City of Tampa parking garages.