OSBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Lawton

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LAWTON, Okla. (KFOR) – Agents with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Lawton.

On Sunday, officers with the Lawton Police Department responded to a home in the 1800 block of N.W Lincoln Ave. after dispatchers received a call about someone violating a protective order.

The caller reported that the suspect was waving a gun inside the house.

According to the Lawton Police Department, officers on scene told 29-year-old Quadry Sanders to come out of the house.

Once outside, a confrontation with the police occurred in front of the home and Sanders was shot.

Once in custody, officers attempted life saving measures until EMS arrived to transport Sanders to the
hospital.

Once at the hospital, Sanders was pronounced deceased.

“I wanted to offer my heartfelt condolences to the family and friends who have been affected by this incident. Our hearts go out to the family of Mr. Sanders as well as the officers and their families during this time. Rest assured that we will continue to cooperate in every way with the OSBI,” said Lawton’s Police Chief. “Moving forward, we will continue to be professional, fair and respectful to all people of who we are sworn to serve.”

No officers were injured during the incident.

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