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Assault at El Paso men’s club leads to officer-involved shooting; two people in custody

UPDATE: Two people are in custody in connection to this morning's shooting, according to police.

EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- El Paso police officers were forced to fire their weapons after an assault at a gentlemen's club in east El Paso early Monday morning.

It happened at the Jaguars Club on Gateway West and Lee Trevino just before 3 a.m.

According to police, two people were taken into custody and are facing aggravated assault charges.

Witnesses told ABC-7 they heard someone yelling "shoot me," then seconds later heard gunshots ring out. Witnesses also told our crews they saw a car try to flee the scene and later saw officers stop the driver then heard more gunshots.

Police said no was hit during the shootout however ABC-7 learned one person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

Crimes Against Persons Detectives are investigating.

Stay with ABC-7 for updates.

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