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One dead in overnight shooting

One person died and another was hospitalized following an early-morning shooting on Buffalo's East Side, according to police.

The incident happened shortly after 2 a.m. in the 1200 block of Fillmore Avenue.

The male victim was declared dead at the scene, while a female victim was taken to Erie County Medical Center with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.

The victims, whose identities were not released, were standing outside when they were shot, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call or text the department's confidential TIP-CALL line at 847-2255 or submit information via the "Report a Tip" function on the department's website,