Man dead after officer involved shooting in Anadarko; OSBI investigating
ANADARKO, Okla. (KSWO) - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting with the Anadarko Police Department, in which a person died.
According to the OSBI, the incident happened around 9:00 p.m. Sunday night after an Anadarko officer made a traffic stop at the intersection of 4th and Louisiana. The officer who made the stop called for backup after questioning the people in the vehicle.
One of the officers was helping the passenger, Angel Jimenez, 26, out of the vehicle, when Jimenez ran from the scene. Officers ran after him, and eventually, the foot pursuit ended in the 300 block of West Texas Avenue, where the man was shot. The officers gave him aid until EMS arrived, and he was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
No officers were injured and a gun was recovered at the scene. The investigation is still ongoing at this time.
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