Erie shooting injures one man

Local News

A shooting in the city of Erie sends one man to the hospital, but police aren’t getting much help from him.

It was reported around 4:15 Monday afternoon in the 100 block of East 23rd Street.

The victim is identified as a 28 year old Millcreek Township man.

According to Erie police, he said he was there to “buy weed from the weed guy” when he was approached by two suspects.

The victim was shot in the leg and taken to the hospital from the scene.

The suspects are believed to be two younger men who had a dark handgun.

However, police say the victim is not cooperating with the investigation.

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