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TULSA, OK -- Tulsa Police officers say a security guard was shot Saturday while patrolling an apartment complex.

The shooting happened at about 12:30 a.m. at 38th and Garnett.

The security guard told police he was patrolling the complex when he saw a group of people spray painting a bridge. The guard confronted them and that's when the group started to run away.

The guard says he was shot in the ankle while chasing them.

The guard says he fired back and shot one of them, but officers say no blood was found at the scene.

Police say the security guard went to a nearby QuikTrip after the shooting.

Tulsa Police officers are searching for the suspects.