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Shooting leaves one man dead, two wounded

One man was killed and two others were wounded in an early morning shooting Saturday on Buffalo's East Side.

It happened around 2am on Schmarbeck Avenue near Broadway.

One of the victims who was critically wounded later died at the Erie County Medical Center. Police are not yet identifying the 29-year-old man.

The other two, both males from Buffalo aged 29 and 32, were treated for the wounds and released.

Detectives at the scene say the shooting occurred during some type of gathering or party.