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Published on: 08/09/2017

Shooting in Stillwater

Media Release


(STILLWATER, OKLAHOMA / 08-09-2017) – At 11:40am today Stillwater Police responded to 116 W. 7th Ave. after receiving a call from a local bail bondsman stating that she had just shot a man. Preliminary information indicates the bail bondsman had called a client to her office with the intent of taking him into custody to revoke his bond and deliver him to the Payne County Sheriff’s office. Initial statements indicate that during the meeting at the bondsman’s office a fight broke out over a gun and the client was shot.  The bondsman called 9-1-1 to report the incident. The gunshot victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the shooting victim is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin. The investigation of this shooting is still under investigation.