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Suspect in fatal McClain Co officer-involved shooting identified

McCLAIN COUNTY, OK (KSWO)- An investigation of a fatal officer-involved shooting near Byars on Wednesday afternoon continues.

Around 3:00 p.m., a deputy tried to pull a driver over and a high-speed chase ensued. According to police, the suspect threatened officers with a gun when he exited the vehicle. The deputy opened fire and killed the driver.

The suspect has been identified as Doyle Johnson, 57.

The deputy was not injured. Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is assisting by request of the McClain County Sheriff.

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