Investigation underway following officer-involved shooting near Okarche
CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. – An investigation is underway after an officer-involved shooting near Okarche Monday afternoon.
Police responded to the scene just north of Okarche on U.S. Highway 81.
Canadian County officials say they were assisting with a pursuit with Grady County when shots were fired.
No law enforcement officers were hit, and the suspect driving a stolen vehicle was shot. The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has been called to help investigate the incident.