Police are investigating a shooting at the Avondale Apartments in south Tulsa

Posted at 3:56 AM, Feb 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-02 11:35:27-05

TULSA, Okla. - Police say a man is undergoing surgery after being shot several times in south Tulsa, but he is expected to be ok.

Police responded the Avondale Apartments near 67th Street and Trenton around 2:45 a.m.

When officers arrived, they found a man had been shot to the chest. 

During the investigation, police learned from witnesses that the victim and the gunman knew each other. Investigators say they got into a fight, leading to the suspect opening fire.

Then the victim went inside his apartment to call for help, while the suspect took off.

Investigators believe they have a good idea of who they're looking for but haven't released a suspect description.

The motive of the shooting is under investigation.

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