Home invasion turns fatal

Ponca City Now - April 7, 2015 9:22 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma City police say a man who was shot during a late afternoon home invasion has died at a hospital.

Officer Travis Vernier says police responded Monday to a residence, where they found two people, one of whom had been shot.

Vernier says the man was taken to a hospital, where he later died. A woman was physically assaulted during the incident and was treated for injuries at the scene.

Vernier says a motive on why the invasion occurred is not known.

Two men driving a beige or tan sedan are wanted in connection to the incident. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call authorities.


Latest Stories

OU honors defensive stars Selmon brothers with statue

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — The University of Oklahoma dedicated a statue honoring the Selmon brothers —...

Martinez runs for 4 TDs, K-State stuns No. 6 Sooners 41-34

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Kansas State quarterback Adrian Martinez ran for 148 yards and four touchdowns,...

Staffing shortages, violence plague Oklahoma prisons

HOLDENVILLE, Okla. (AP) — With one of the highest incarceration rates in the country, Oklahoma has...