1 dead following shooting in southwest Oklahoma City

March 31, 2019

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police in Oklahoma City say one person is dead following a shooting at a residence on the city’s southwest side.

Authorities say officers responded to reports of a burglary at the home about 8 p.m. Saturday. The homeowner reported that a man and a woman had entered the home.

Police say an altercation took place inside the residence and the homeowner shot the man who had entered the home. The man was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Officials say the homeowner has not been arrested but that the investigation continues. Neither the homeowner nor the man who was shot was immediately identified.