OSBI Investigating After Attempted Robbery Turns Deadly at Medical Marijuana Dispensary
OSBI - July 23, 2022 11:34 pm
Thackerville, Oklahoma –
On Friday, July 22, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Love County Sheriff’s Office to investigate after an attempted robbery at a Thackerville dispensary turned deadly.
The Border Buds, at 22995 U.S. Highway 77, was open when two men forcibly entered the dispensary and indicated they wanted money and marijuana. One of the men showed the clerk his gun and the clerk informed both men he was also armed.
The armed robber fired at the clerk who then returned fire hitting the robber and killing him. The second robber left the scene on foot.
The clerk, who was uninjured, then called 9-1-1 to report the incident.
The Medical Examiner is working to identify the deceased man.
Anyone who has any information about this case, including the identity of the second suspect, is asked to contact the OSBI at 800-522-8017 or [email protected].
No charges have been filed at this point and no one else was in the dispensary at the time of the robbery.