Oklahoma City police investigating fatal officer-involved shooting

An investigation is underway after an officer-involved shooting in the metro early Tuesday morning. 

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – An investigation is underway after an officer-involved shooting in the metro early Tuesday morning.

Just before 2 a.m., Oklahoma City police received an armed robbery call with shots fired at a 7-Eleven near Czech Hall Road and Reno.

When officers arrived, they found one male dead at the scene.

Captain Larry Withrow with the Oklahoma City Police Department tells News 4 they received another 911 call that led officers to believe the suspect was located at a home near SW 29th and Sara Road.

Officers responded to the home where they found the suspect.

Authorities say the suspect opened fire on the officers with a handgun and officers returned fire, hitting the suspect and killing him.

The victim from the armed robbery has been identified as 63-year-old Ross Garrett.

The suspect fatally shot by officers has been identified as 39-year-old Justin Anderson.

The officers were placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

No other details have been released at this time.

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