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Lawton police shoot, kill man after reported home invasion


November 20, 2020

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — Lawton police officers shot and killed a man they say pointed a firearm at them following a home invasion, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported.

The OSBI said in a press release the shooting happened early Thursday after the man broke into a woman's apartment and forced her to remove her clothes. The woman managed to escape the apartment safely, and officers who arrived on the scene encountered the suspect brandishing a gun, the OSBI said.

After negotiating with the suspect for about an hour, the suspect pointed the weapon at officers, who shot and kil...

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