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9:50 am
Wed October 7, 2009

BA Shooting

Tulsa, OK – Officer shoots, kills man in Broken Arrow

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. (AP) Broken Arrow police say an officer investigating a domestic disturbance call has shot and killed a man.

Maj. Carole Newell says police were called about 11:45 p.m. Monday to a home in northeast Broken Arrow and were met by 29-year-old Nathan Samuel.

Newell says Samuel had a knife that he refused to put down and was shot and killed by an officer.

The officer's name has not been released. Newell says the officer will be placed on leave while the shooting is investigated.


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