1 person injured, 1 killed in southeast Pottawatomie County shooting

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POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – Authorities say one person was injured and another was killed in a shooting in southeast Pottawatomie County on Tuesday night.

Undersheriff J.T. Palmer said the shooting occurred five miles east and three miles north of Asher.

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found one person suffering from a gunshot wound. Officials say the other victim had already been rushed to a nearby hospital.

However, that victim later died at the hospital from their injuries.

The other victim is expected to recover.

The sheriff’s department has requested additional resources as they investigate the shooting.

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