Man taken to Tulsa hospital following shooting incident

Tuesday, November 11th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

An investigation into an unusual case of a shooting and claims of a bomb. It's kept Tulsa County Sheriff's deputies’ busy late Monday evening.

A man was found sitting in his car along Avery Road near Chandler Park around 11 o'clock Monday night. He told deputies he'd been shot in the stomach, and a bomb rigged to him would explode if he moved.

Avery Drive was shut down for an hour while the bomb squad went through the car. No bomb was found. Sheriff’s deputies did find a handgun.

The man is being treated at a Tulsa hospital. Authorities are still trying to figure out what happened.