- PITTSBURG COUNTY, Okla. Quick Facts: -
- Pittsburg County Deputies were involved in a fatal shooting when they say that they tried to pull over 19-year-old Sayven Rowland just after 7pm on October 11.
- Pittsburg Co. Sheriff's Department says they were patrolling the area in the town of Pittsburg due to complaints of ATV's driving erratic in the area.
- Deputies say they were told that the ATV's were possibly involved in help commit burglaries.
- Deputies say they tried to pull over an ATV driving illegally roadway, and then a pursuit happened and it crashed.
- Deputies say that the suspect refused commands and then produced a firearm, forcing deputies to use deadly force.
- Deputies say that 19-year-old Sayven Rowland died at the scene.
- Deputies are on routine paid administrative leave.
- OSBI is investigating. DOWNLOAD the FOX23 News app for updates sent to your phone.
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