POTEAU, Okla. (KFOR) – Authorities in Poteau are investigating after a man was found shot in the chest on Monday.
Around 2 a.m. on Monday, officers with the Poteau Police Department and LeFlore County EMS were called to a shooting at the Economy Inn, located in the 2000 block of N. Broadway.
When police arrived, they found 44-year-old Wesley McDaniel suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.
McDaniel was rushed to a Tulsa hospital in critical condition.
Officials tell KNWA 46-year-old Herlindo Urizar-Reyes, of Poteau, has been arrested on a charge of Accessory to Felony in connection with the shooting of McDaniel.
Investigators are still working to identify and locate the shooter.