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OSBI investigating officer-involved shooting

Posted at 10:29 AM, Jul 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-23 06:01:32-04

The OSBI is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Bixby early Sunday. 

According to a City of Bixby spokesperson, police officers responded to a neighborhood near 161st Street and Memorial Drive for an assault with a weapon just after 5:00am.

While on the scene, officers found out someone took the family vehicle.

An officer flagged down the vehicle matching its description, and attempted to pull it over, but the vehicle drove off. 

Bixby officials say the vehicle eventually stopped near 171st Street and Memorial, and began driving towards the officer.

That's when the officer fired his weapon and the vehicle left the scene, according to officials. 

Police soon found the vehicle and a man with gunshot wounds. 

First responders took the man to the hospital.

Officials have confirmed the suspect has died due to the injury.

The suspect is a juvenile male, the name and age are not being released at this moment.

No officers were hurt, according to Bixby officials. 




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