OSBI investigating fatal shooting involving Oklahoma deputy


January 7, 2018

SHAWNEE, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating a fatal shooting involving a Pottawatomie County sheriff's deputy.

The OSBI says the shooting occurred Saturday night after deputies received a report about a man attacking family members inside a residence west of Shawnee. A deputy who responded encountered a man matching a description of the suspect walking along a road carrying a baseball bat.

The OSBI says the man began swinging the bat at the deputy, and the deputy fired his weapon. The wounded man was transported to a Shawnee hospital, where he later d...

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