Norman police look into incident of man shot by officers

Ponca City Now - November 16, 2015 9:45 am

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – The Norman Police Department is investigating an incident in which a man was shot by officers near the University of Oklahoma campus.

Police responded to a call of a man threatening to shoot people around 5 p.m.

Norman police say officers made contact with a man on the scene who remained uncooperative and continued to threaten the officers. The department reports that officers fired shots and debilitated the man.

Officers administered medical attention to the man until emergency medics arrived at the scene. The man was transported to a nearby hospital, and his condition is unknown.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.


Latest Stories

Community Mural Painting Begins Wednesday

Starting Wednesday, September 28th, the community is invited to help paint the mural at City Central...

OHP to Investigate Deadly Crash on I-35 Tuesday

TONKAWA, Okla. – At least one person was killed and several others were critically injured in a...

Oklahoma Panel Rejects Clemency For Man in Baby’s Killing

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma’s Pardon and Parole Board voted 4-1 Tuesday to deny clemency for...