OSBI investigating deadly officer-involved shooting

Updated: Apr. 5, 2021 at 10:23 AM CDT
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ANADARKO, Okla. (TNN) - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened in Anadarko early Monday morning. The OSBI says officers were called to the 100 block on Nixon Drive just before 1 a.m. Monday morning. They say while officers were trying to help the person, Silas Lambert pulled out a gun.

That’s when the OSBI says Anadarko police and Lambert exchanged gunfire.

One officer was shot. Their injuries are not life-threatening. Lambert was also shot, and taken to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. The person who overdosed died at the scene.

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