Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Tulsa

Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Tulsa

By Jack Bush. CREATED Mar 26, 2014

TULSA, Okla. (AP) A 27-year-old man has been shot and killed in an officer-involved shooting in Tulsa.

Two police spokesmen say that officers were serving a narcotics warrant at a house on the city's north sideand that shots were fired almost immediately after officers confronted the victim in a bedroom inside the house.

It was not immediately clear how many officers were involved in the incident.

Officer Leland Ashley says there were five people inside the house, including the 27-year-old man. The victim was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.