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Bail set for security guard in deadly shooting of Michael Randolph

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 28 2012 03:37:27 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 28 2012 04:49:27 PM CDT
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

The security guard accused of killing a man at a club in Allentown could be released from jail.

At a hearing Thursday, a judge set bail for Andrew Gesslein at $150,000. He was originally committed to the Lehigh County Prison without bail.

Gesslein, of Tilden Twp., Berks Co., is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of Michael Randolph on Apr. 29.

It happened at the North End Republican Club, where Gesslein was working security, police said.

Gesslein claims he acted in self-defense.