Man arrested following early morning shooting on Tuesday

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Police arrested a man following a shots-fired incident on Erie’s east side early Tuesday morning.

Lavance Kirksey, 24, was arrested and charged with receiving a stolen firearm, carrying a firearm without a license and reckless endangerment, according to police.

Kirksey fired six shots in the 3100 block of Holland Street around 2:30 a.m., police said.

Police said they recovered a stolen gun and heroin that was packaged for sale from Kirksey’s possession. 

Kirksey is in the Erie County Prison on $10,000 bond. 

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