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Man, woman dead after East El Paso bar shooting

Update: Officials confirm with ABC-7 that a woman died at University Medical Center as a result of her injuries. Another person, a man, died at the scene.

Police have not given any information on the accused shooter. ABC-7 is working to learn more.

Crimes Against Persons detectives continue to investigate.

EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- El Paso Police Department's Crimes Against Persons division is leading the investigation into Thursday morning's deadly shooting outside the Ditzy Duck bar in East El Paso. EPPD has informed ABC-7 that one person died; five other people were injured.

ABC-7 has reached out to El Paso's Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission office, which stated that it is now investigating the Ditzy Duck. The TABC was unable to share if the bar has had previous issues or complaints made against it.

According to EPPD, the shooting happened just after midnight Thursday morning at the 1160 block of Airway. Police say an argument began at the Duck's Bar, which made its way into the parking lot.

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