ME: Man Involved In Confrontation In Claremore Committed Suicide
CLAREMORE, Oklahoma - A medical examiner's report released Monday confirms a man who died after a confrontation with Claremore police and a highway patrol trooper committed suicide.
The report says Lester Wilson shot himself in the head.
Police say Wilson showed up with a gun outside the ER at Claremore's Hillcrest Hospital in July.
Officers say when they approached his car, he raised his gun and a trooper fired.
The report says Wilson also had a gunshot wound to the arm.