TULSA, Okla. – Police in Tulsa say three officers opened fire and fatally shot a man who pulled a gun as he tried to break into a home following a traffic stop.
Officer Jeanne MacKenzie told reporters the man was inside a possibly stolen vehicle that was stopped by an officer in east Tulsa.
MacKenzie says the man ran from the car to a nearby home and tried to kick in the door while pulling out a gun and three officers fired at him.
The man was struck and died at the scene. His name and the names of the officers have not been released.
MacKenzie says a woman inside the home was not injured and the three people in the vehicle were taken from the scene for questioning.