Police investigating officer-involved shooting in north Tulsa

Police investigating officer-involved shooting in north Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • Tulsa police say a chase started at N. Sheridan Rd. and E. Virgin St., and ended at Pine and Lewis on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Officers say they laid out stop sticks, but the chase continued.
  • During the chase, the suspect got out of the car, ran into a neighborhood, turned around and pointed the gun at the officers, according to police. Officers then shot him one time.
  • The suspect is in the hospital and is expected to recover.
  • Officers say they secured the gun.
  • The officers involved were not injured and have been taken to the Tulsa Police Department’s detective division.