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OSBI Releases Name Of Man Killed In Henryetta Officer-Involved Shooting

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The OSBI said a Creek Nation Lighthorse Police officer fired at the red Dodge pickup which crashed into a ditch just west of the Highway 75 interchange on I-40. [TheHenryettan.com/Bruce Jones] The OSBI said a Creek Nation Lighthorse Police officer fired at the red Dodge pickup which crashed into a ditch just west of the Highway 75 interchange on I-40. [TheHenryettan.com/Bruce Jones]
OKMULGEE COUNTY, Oklahoma -

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has released the name of the man shot and killed by an officer near Henryetta on Labor Day.

The OSBI says Jesse Castillo Jr. of Seminole, Texas, was shot by a Creek Nation Lighthorse officer after he refused to stop his vehicle traveling the wrong way on I-40 near Henryetta.

Officers tried to pull over Castillo, 45, multiple times as he headed west in the eastbound lanes. The Creek nation Lighthorse officer fired at the vehicle and it crashed into a ditch near mile marker 237.

9/1/2014 Related Story: OSBI Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting In Okmulgee County

Castillo and an unnamed female passenger were transported to a nearby hospital where Castillo was pronounced dead. The female passenger was treated and released.

An autopsy is being performed on Castillo and the OSBI said the M.E. will rule on the cause and manner of his death. The agency said the report will be included in the report that will be delivered to the District Attorney.

The Okmulgee County District Attorney requested the OSBI investigate the shooting and will determine if it was justified. 

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