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Man Shot, Robbed Outside East Side Home

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ERIE- Another day, another act of gun violence in the city of Erie.

Police say one man was shot as he was entering his home on the 300 block of East 19th Street on Erie's East side. Officials were called to scene just after 10:15pm Wednesday night and found the man shot in the leg.

The investigation is ongoing but police say two men were seen driving off in an unknown vehicle shortly after the incident. Police also say they found two shell casings on the scene.

The victim, who lives at 377 East 19th Street was taken to UPMC Hamot with non-life threatening injuries. Police confirm that the incident was motivated by robbery as the suspects got away with the victims cell phone and cash.

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