VINITA, Okla. – Officials are investigating after an attorney shot a high school coach in Vinita.
Authorities say the Friday night shooting occurred at a residence where Karl Jones, a local attorney, and Jason Sauer, a high school coach, initiated a verbal altercation outside of the home.
The altercation then “gravitated inside the home” where Jones shot Sauer several times.
Sauer was transported the hospital where he is in critical condition.
Jones, 57, was arrested for shooting with intent to kill and booked into the Craig County jail.
The OSBI is assisting the Craig County Sheriff’s Office with the investigation.