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TCSO deputies release names of men killed in Sand Springs triple shooting

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Posted at 3:15 PM, Jul 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-12 16:15:11-04

TULSA COUNTY — The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office has released the names of the two men who were killed in a triple shooting in Sand Springs.

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Deputies say Douglas Dick shot his wife at a home near 193rd West Avenue and Wekiwa Road late Thursday night.

Investigators say Douglas then got into a shootout with Ryan Huff, who was also at the home.

Both men died during the shootout, deputies say.

Deputies say the female victim was taken to a local hospital and is expect to survive.

Officials say Huff was a principal at Central Middle School in Bartlesville.

In a statement, Bartlesville Public Schools says Huff will be "sorely missed."

"The Bartlesville Bruin family will mourn the death of Ryan Huff," said school officials in a statement. "Ryan became the Assistant Principal at Central Middle School in 2007 and was named its Principal in 2011. He led the school through a $12.1 million restoration and during his tenure the school earned Reward Status from the Oklahoma State Department of Education and was named a Great Expectations Model School for three consecutive years. Ryan was named the Director of Athletics and Activities in 2017 and resigned the next year to go to work for Oklahoma Connections Academy in Bartlesville. He will be sorely missed, and his family members will need support from their many connections in the school district."

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