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23-Year-Old Student Fatally Shot in the Head

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A 23-year-old Erie man was fatally shot in the head early Saturday morning. The incident happened in 600 block of Kahkwa Boulevard.

The victim, Abram Sorek, was a student at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. Erie County coroner Dennis Suscheck pronounced him dead at 3:41am at UPMC Hamot.

Autopsy results from Saturday confirm the cause of death as a gunshot wound to the side of the head, from a handgun.

Erie police say the shooting could possibly be accidental, but suicide has been ruled out.

There are no suspects in custody at this time. The case is still under investigation.

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