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Man facing charges in Hartford nightclub homicide due in court

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

The man accused in a homicide outside a popular Hartford nightclub is due in court.

Police said Michael Cruz shot and killed 19-year-old Brian Simpe.

The shooting death at Up or On The Rocks was the first this summer.

Witnesses to the shooting said there was a scuffle in the parking lot outside the club before the shooting.

Cruz has six previous arrests in Hartford.

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