Police investigate murder-suicide in east Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — Police are investigating a murder-suicide in east Tulsa after a 44-year-old man reportedly shot and killed a 34-year-old woman before turning the gun on himself.

Officers said the investigation began around 11 p.m. Saturday near 41st and 129th East Avenue, where officers were called to investigate a missing person's case.

The woman's husband reportedly told police that she had disappeared.

Police said someone called them after seeing Facebook posts from another man depicting violent acts against the woman, leading them to the east Tulsa home.

When they arrived at the scene, officers said they heard a commotion, but they were unable to go inside until they obtained a warrant.

Inside, they found the woman and the man who had allegedly posted violent acts against her dead as the result of what they believe was a murder-suicide.

They have not identified the man or the woman involved.

The investigation is ongoing.

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