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Update: One Dead After Brockport Bar Fight

Police are investigating a fatal bar fight outside a Brockport pub.
Brockport Police have charged a Brockport man with murder following an assault outside a popular bar.

Police have charged Thomas Bennett, 29, with 2nd degree murder.

They say he stabbed Noel Van Dorn, 24, of Brockport.

A witness told News 8 that the bar was filled with college students and many of them saw the stabbing happen outside.

Police say Bennett stabbed Van Dorn several times throughout his body. He died from the injuries.

They also say Bennett had several stab wounds to his upper body. He was transported to Strong Hospital, where he was arraigned on Sunday.

As of Sunday afternoon, Bennett was in satisfactory condition.

The bar manager at Rocco's told News 8 that he had kicked one of the men out of the bar earlier in the night.

Police say they would like to talk with more witnesses.

Bennett is expected to appear in the Town of Sweden Court on Friday at 2pm.

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