Fatal shooting on West 8th on Friday ruled accidental

Local News

The fatal shooting of an Erie man is ruled accidental.  

The incident happened just after 2:45 Friday morning in the 400 block of West 8th Street.  According to the Erie County Coroner’s Office, 22-year-old Anthony Renzi died Friday afternoon.  Erie Police believe Renzi accidentally discharged a weapon, wounding himself in the head.

Police interviewed witnesses who were at the home and say those individuals were not involved. 

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