Tulsa police serving search warrant fatally shoot suspect
TULSA, Okla. – Police in Tulsa said a 37-year-old man has been fatally shot as officers served a search warrant at his home.
Authorities said the shooting happened about 8:45 a.m. Tuesday while officers were serving a “high-risk” warrant at the home of Shaunday Mullins. Oklahoma Department of Corrections records indicate Mullins was released from prison last year after serving part of a four-year sentence for domestic abuse.
Police said Mullins fired a gunshot at officers as they searched the residence and officers fired back, striking Mullins. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Police said several guns and narcotics were visible in the residence when police performed a protective sweep.
Authorities said a woman and two children in the home weren’t injured. The woman was taken into custody.