Suspect in custody after officer-involved shooting

by Elizabeth Pitts-Hibbard

Stephens County Sheriff Wayne McKinney confirmed that the suspect in an officer-involved shooting earlier today is now in custody and is en route to a local hospital.

McKinney said that the suspect was apprehended by deputies in Loco, and that no members of law enforcement were injured in the arrest.

“I just want to be sure this gets out to the people of Marlow and Stephens County,” McKinney said. “It’s important that people can rest easy with him is custody.”

Multiple law enforcement agencies collaborated since earlier today to apprehend the suspect, including Marlow Police, Duncan Police, Stephens County Sheriff Department, Lighthorse Police, OSBI, and FBI.