UPDATE: 7/4  1:00am

The Fort Lauderdale police officer shot while trying to break up an altercation outside a pub and restaurant is expected to be OK.

Broward Sheriff Scott Israel says the veteran cop is now out of surgery.

However, there are still a lot of details to be unraveled about what lead up to the shooting.

Israel claims the officer came out of Maguires Hill 16 after hearing about a heated argument between a man and woman in the parking lot.

Shots were fired.

The officer was hit.

Another man was killed.


The Broward Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting in the parking lot of a Fort Lauderdale restaurant that's injured a cop and killed a customer. 

Detectives say it appears two people were arguing outside Maguires Hill 16 and the veteran Fort Lauderdale police officer tried to get involved.

He was shot and rushed into surgery.

A customer was also shot and killed.

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