Officers involved in Oklahoma shooting death released
June 15, 2017
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in Oklahoma have released the names of the three law enforcement officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black man whose family said he was having a mental crisis.
A joint release sent Wednesday says Tulsa County sheriff's deputies William Ramsey and Brandon Walker and Tulsa police officer Donnie Johnson were involved in Friday's shooting of 29-year-old Joshua Barre. Ramsey and Walker are white; Johnson is black.
All three have been on paid administrative leave since the shooting.
Authorities say Barre walked away when two members of the sheriff's ment...