State attorney general now involved after man dies following St. Patrick's Day fight at bar

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The state attorney general is now involved after a man from Fair Lawn died after being involved in a fight with two other men on St. Patrick's Day.

The fight happened Sunday around 2:45 a.m. at Duffy's Tavern on River Street in Paterson.

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According to authorities, Steven Sherlock, 25, was hurt after a large fight outside the bar.

Attorney General Gurbir Grewal says Sherlock got involved in a fight between a man and his girlfriend.

All went to the hospital with injuries that appeared non-life threatening, but Sherlock later died at the hospital.

A medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

Duffy's tavern is owned by Passaic County Freeholder Terry Duffy.

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