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One man shot and killed after fight in Washington County

Bailey Wattenbarger
Posted at 7:21 PM, Feb 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-23 18:38:32-05

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Okla. — The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting.

It happened Monday afternoon west of Vera, Okla. on West 4050 Lane. Investigators told 2 Works for You two men, 29-year-old Ashton O'Dell and 23-year-old Bailey Wattenbarger, got into a fight.

Police said Wattenbarger took out a handgun, firing several rounds at O'Dell. Officials said O'Dell was shot twice, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities arrested Wattenbarger on a first-degree murder charge, and his bond is set at $75,000.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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