Tulsa police identify men shot on Wednesday night

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Updated: 3/07/2013 12:52 pm Published: 3/07/2013 6:09 am

Tulsa police responded Thursday morning to a report of a shooting in east Tulsa. 

Police got the call around 5 am.  They say four people were partying at an apartment at the Shadybrook Retirement Community, near 41st and Garnett, when the man who owned the apartment pulled out a gun and shot another man. After that police aren’t sure what lead to the shooter being shot.

One witness told police the shooter shot himself, others say the victim got a hold of the gun and shot back in self defense. Detectives are working to get to the bottom of what really happened.

Police have identified the shooting victims as 52-year old James Littlejohn and 39-year old John Cobb. Detectives say they were all friends and the apartment owner invited the other three over.

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Mayor Maynot - 3/21/2013 9:54 AM
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All the booze with the meds makes for a helluva ride. Lock all the hatches, fasten your seatbelts, it's fixin ta get wild #8^]] you'd think that they woulda known better by now.

BrideyMurphy - 3/7/2013 8:37 PM
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You are so right about that.....

gettingby - 3/7/2013 12:37 PM
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Folks, alcohol and firearms make poor companions. If you have guests over, if you want to drink at five in the morning---unload your weapon and store it under lock and key.
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