OSBI: Okmulgee Police Justified In Fatal Shooting

Monday, April 14th 2014, 4:47 pm
By: News On 6

Prosecutors are double checking their facts, but say it looks like Okmulgee police were justified in the shooting that killed James Stutchman.

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Stutchman was shot last month. Officers told OSBI that Stutchman sped off when they tried to pull him over, and was holding a gun when he eventually got out of his SUV.

While no charges are expected, the district attorney expects to have a final ruling in a few days.