3 Dead In Shooting

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3 Dead In Overnight Shooting

Erie Police have confirmed that they are investigating what they believe is a double homicide-suicide on East 8th Street in Erie. Police responded to the home about 1 am after a call from a concerned relative who was aware of a domestic argument on-going at that location. When officers arrived, they found the caller, who had discovered the victims in the downstairs apartment. All three had been shot. Police say that a man in his 70s, and 2 women, 1 in her 60s, and 1 in her 40s, had been shot and all three are deceased. The older woman was still alive when police arrived and she was taken to the hospital but died soon after arrival.

It’s believed that the man shot the two women and then killed himself. Police are still investigating and gathering details. JET24 Action News has a crew on-scene and will bring you the latest information on JET24 Action News at 6pm.

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