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Tulsa Man Shot by Trooper Was Escaped Inmate

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OKLAHOMA CITY Okla_ 7News is following new information on the man who was shot and killed by an off-duty Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper over the weekend during an attempted robbery at the trooper's home.

It turns out the man was a state prison escapee. Oklahoma City police said Trooper John Marion shot and killed 22-year-old Anthony Darnell King of Tulsa, after King walked into the trooper's open garage, pointed a gun at him and asked for his belongings.

State prison records show King was in prison for assault with a dangerous weapon and possession of a stolen vehicle. The trooper remains on paid leave while police investigate the shooting.

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