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Security guard killed in downtown Vegas fight ID'd

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Blake Valbracht was arrested after a security guard's death on July 5, 2013. (LVMPD) Blake Valbracht was arrested after a security guard's death on July 5, 2013. (LVMPD)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

The Clark County Coroner's office released the name of a security guard who died following a scuffle in downtown Las Vegas.

The cause and manner of death, though, for 59-year-old Donald Harris was pending, medical examiners released Tuesday.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, officers were called to the area of Bridger Avenue near Las Vegas Boulevard at about 2 a.m. July 5 to investigate a fight between an unarmed security guard and another man.

The security guard was taken to Valley Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Metro detectives said it appears the men got into a fight and the security guard fell to the ground.

The suspect, identified as Blake Valbracht, 29, stayed at the scene and surrendered to police. He was booked into Clark County Detention Center.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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