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Shooting in Jasper leaves one man dead

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JASPER, IN (WFIE) -

A Newburgh man was killed in Dubois County early Sunday morning.

Indiana State Police say they received a call about a shooting on Kellerville Road in Jasper around 3:30 a.m. 

There, police say they found 28-year-old Scotty Kirk of Newburgh dead.

Troopers say Kirk had gone to the home of Tyler Bowles where he got into a fight with another man. Authorities say Bowles fired several warning shots in the air, but that didn't stop the fight.

Police say another gunshot was heard and Kirk fell to the ground.

Bowles was taken in for questioning. If found guilty, he could face voluntary manslaughter.

We'll keep you updated on this story.

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