TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Tampa Police are asking for the community's help in identifying the suspect who shot and killed an armed security guard at a local night club. 

Police say it happened shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday at Supa D's on the 800 block of East Skagway Avenue

When police arrived, they say they found 35-year-old Kenyatha Walker of Ocala lying down outside the club with gunshot wounds.  Police say he was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Police say the shooting took place when the club was about to close for the night and detectives believe there was a large crowd of patrons exiting the club who may have seen the shooter. 

Anyone with information about this murder is asked to contact crime stoppers at 1-800-873-tips(8477) or text "cstb plus your tip" to 274637 (crimes). Anonymous tips leading to an arrest may be eligible for a reward of up to $3,000 in cash.

Suspect Description: black male, thin build, last seen with a white cloth concealing his face and no shirt on, armed with an assault rifle.

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