Update: One person is dead after shots were fired during a fight outside Partners Tavern

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One person is dead after shots were fired during a fight outside a local tavern.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, a 29-year-old Erie man left Partners Tavern around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday when multiple men approached him and began to assault him.

After fighting back for a short time, the 29-year-old then allegedly pulled out a handgun and shot a 33-year-old McKean man in the stomach. The 33-year-old died at the scene.

Police are not releasing the name of the suspect or the victim at this time. According to the Erie County Coroner’s Office, an autopsy is scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday.

The investigation is currently ongoing.

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