KFOR interactive radar

Man taken to hospital after being shot while trying to sell popular pair of shoes in SW Oklahoma City

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Police responded to a hospital in SW Oklahoma City after a man showed up with a gunshot wound.

OKLAHOMA CITY – A man was taken to the hospital after he was shot while trying to sell a popular pair of shoes.

On Tuesday, just before 2 p.m., police were called to a hospital in southwest Oklahoma City in reference to a shooting.

When they arrived, they talked to a man who had just arrived at the hospital after being shot through his right forearm, according to a police report.

The victim told police he had purchased a newly-released pair of Nike Air Jordan’s and posted them on a social media app called “Meet Me.”

A report states the suspect asked the victim through the app if he wanted to sell them.

The victim and suspect arranged to meet at a Circle K near SW 59th and May.

According to the report, the victim told police that while he was showing the suspect the shoes, the suspect produced a gun. That’s when the victim said he took off running and then heard a shot and felt a bullet strike him in the arm.

A passerby saw the victim running and took him to the hospital.

The victim says the suspect was a white male in his 20’s and there was a second white male in the vehicle with him on the passenger’s side.

A police report describes the vehicle as an older, black Chevy Trailblazer SUV.

Authorities are still investigating, and no arrests have been made.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.