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Arrest made in connection with shooting on Lawton's west side

Lawton_Lawton police have made an arrest in last Friday's double shooting near the 2400 block of Gore Blvd. 

Investigators say the man who started it all is one of the people who was shot.  They say Michael Stevenson got into an argument with two men at an apartment before it turned physical. 

Detectives say Stevenson left, but returned with a gun and shot one of the men in the back of the head and the arm.  They say he then went after the other man.  "The third party did have a weapon, saw him coming, and told him not to come in the house [since] there were children around," says Lawton Police Captain Will Hines.  "He did fire at the attacker and was struck."

Police say the other man shot Stevenson in the arm and leg.  The District Attorney has ruled that the shooting was in self-defense.  Stevenson was charged on Tuesday in Comanche County District Court with assault with a dangerous weapon
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