ME: Man Involved In Confrontation In Claremore Committed Suicide


Monday, September 12th 2016, 8:48 pm
By: News On 6


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.

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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.