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Bronson Joseph Flynn

ST. GEORGE — Police arrested a man they say shot and killed another man following a confrontation outside a bar early Saturday morning.

Police were dispatched to the One and Only Bar, 64 N. 800 East, at 1:23 a.m. following reports of gunfire, according to authorities. Bronson Joseph Flynn, 26, was apprehended at the scene, according to a statement from St. George police.

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According to police, the shooting happened after a dispute between Flynn and the victim in an area in front of the bar, and the gunfire took place by a neighboring business. Information police gathered indicated that Flynn pointed the gun toward at least two other people, according to the statement.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he died. Police haven't released his identity yet.

Flynn was arrested for investigation of homicide, aggravated assault involving a weapon, DUI, brandishing a firearm during a fight, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a weapon by a restricted person, according to the statement.

This report will be updated.