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Broken Arrow Police investigating fatal Saturday night shooting

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Posted at 12:05 PM, Jan 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-17 13:05:33-05

BROKEN ARROW, Okla — Broken Arrow Police responded to a call stating shots had been fired near the Rose Event Center on Main Street in BA.

When officers arrived they found a 68-year-old male with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.

He was treated at the scene by medics and transported to a local hospital, he later passed away due to his injuries.

Two 19-year-old females were found nearby, one had a gunshot wound to her back and the other had injuries due to possible shrapnel.

After talking to witnesses BAPD investigators discovered that the event center was rented for a private party.

At the party a fight had broken out which led to shots being fired.

BAPD is still investigating this incident and following several leads to determine the suspects identity.

If you have any information about the incident, please call Detective M. Back at (918) 451-8200 ext. 8723.

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