2 dead, including suspect, after shooting at sports bar

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Two people were killed and a third was injured after a shooting at an Arlington sports bar Wednesday evening, police say.

Police raced to Zona Caliente Sports Bar around 6:15 p.m. after receiving reports of an active shooter at the restaurant.

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Two people, including the shooter, have been killed after a fight at a Texas bar.

A customer with a licensed concealed handgun shot and killed the gunman. They arrived to find both James Jones, 48, and Cesar Perez, 37, dead at the scene. A customer eating with his wife who witnessed the horrific crime was armed, cops say, and shot Jones. The pair began to argue. He told officers he had his concealed handgun license, but they are trying to confirm that information. "During this verbal confrontation, the suspect shot and killed the employee".

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Cook said a man walked into the sports bar and confronted the manager.

"By all accounts, he chose to engage the shooter because he wanted to prevent further loss of life". Employees and customers who were inside at the time will also be interviewed by detectives.

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This comes after the rash of violent incidents across Texas in the past couple of weeks.

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