Tulsa Woman Arrested For Shooting Husband To Death


Tuesday, April 7th 2015, 7:03 am
By: News On 6


After a two-month long investigation, Tulsa Police arrested a woman in the shooting death of her husband.

Court records show prosecutors charged Carolyn Harring April 1 with second-degree manslaughter in the death of Charles Harring, 61. 

Tulsa Police said Charles Harring died from a gunshot wound to the stomach during an argument at the Melrose Apartments in the 6300 block of East 9th Street near Sheridan on January 31. 

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The records state Carolyn Harring, also known as Carolyn Gist, shot her husband with a handgun. Police said the couple had a history of domestic abuse and despite a protective order, Carolyn and Charles Harring were living together.

A sheriff's deputy arrested her at the Tulsa County courthouse on April 6. Tulsa County jail records show her bond is $25,000 with a court appearance scheduled for April 13.