MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Muskogee in which a 21-year-old man was killed.
Muskogee Police Department Sergeant Michael Mahan says officers responded to a call around 4 p.m. Saturday about an apparent domestic disturbance involving a man and woman near a church. The woman had entered the church to attend a wedding but the man, identified as Terence Walker, was outside with a gun and asked her to come out.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The secretary of the state Election Board says candidate filing for a special election in state Senate District 11 is set to begin.
Filing begins Monday for the election to fill the unexpired term of Democratic former state Sen. Jabar Shumate of Tulsa. He resigned earlier this month to become state director of The American Federation for Children.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Police in Tulsa says one man was shot through the arm but another escaped serious injury when the same bullet bounced off of his chest and landed in his lap.
Tulsa police Capt. Cathy Reynolds says officers responded to the shooting at a strip club about 2:34 a.m. Saturday. Reynolds says the victim was seated inside when a bullet fired from outside came through the wall and went through his arm.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A new report indicates fewer Tulsans were evicted from their homes in 2014 than in previous years.
Information released by real estate data service RealtyTrac indicates about 3,135 homes entered foreclosure in the Tulsa area last year. The resulting foreclosure rate of one for every 131 households was 35.3 percent lower than in 2013, and lower than every year since at least 2006.
The national foreclosure rate of one for every 118 people was 17.9 percent lower than in 2013. It was also lower than every year other than 2007.
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