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3 fatal shootings during violent night in Detroit

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

Simpson Rucker said he heard around seven gunshots. They came from a lot on Detroit's east side where someone was having a party that quickly ended. Police said a man was killed.

What happened in Rucker's neighborhood also happened in two others overnight Thursday.

A man was robbed and murdered outside a bar on Detroit's west side, and another man was killed during a home invasion. Neighbors believe that killing was drug-related.

Regardless of the reasons behind the crimes, the bottom line is most people are sick of the violence and just want it to stop.

Police are investigating all these cases, and the chief is expected to hold a news conference sometime this weekend.

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