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Two Men Jailed On Charges Stemming From Deadly Shooting

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More developments in the deadly weekend shooting on Erie's east side.

Police have arrested the homicide suspect and also another man, charged with firing at the suspect's house in retaliation.

Erie police detectives have spent the past few days sorting through evidence and conducting several witness and victim interviews.
And because of that, two men are in jail for violent gun crimes in the city.

21-year-old Courtney Harden of Erie turned himself into police Tuesday night.
He's now behind bars on several charges, including homicide and numerous counts of aggravated assault.

Police say Harden killed 26-year old Rashid Anderson, and injured 3 others, when he opened fire inside the old East Erie Turner's building at 9th and Parade.
It happened during a private party early Sunday morning,"We're not addressing the motive for the initial shooting at this time other than it was some sort of disagreement or problem between the two young men," said Erie Police Chief Randy Bowers.

Moments after Harden allegedly opened fire inside the social club, his house at 23rd and Holland was shot at several times.

And on Wednesday, police arrested 25-year old Michael Noble.
Officers say in retaliation, Noble fired several shots at Harden's house, when his family members were inside.
Noble is facing charges including aggravated assault and terroristic threats, "His arrest was a separate investigation by detective Mike Suchy who was not assigned to the homicide investigation but to follow up into what we believe was retaliation," said Chief Bowers. "And his investigation and interrogation resulted in filing this complaint today," Bowers added.

And as we've been reporting, police are also looking into the operations at the building itself.
The former club doesn't have a liquor license and can't operate legally as an after-hours or bottle club.
But apparently alcohol was being consumed by minors during the private party.

Now that arrests have been made for the homicide and shooting, Erie's Nuisance Bar Task Force is looking hard at the social club's operations.

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