Tulsa Standoff Ended; Bogus Call, Police Say

Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 12:12 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -

Tulsa Police were in a standoff with a reported armed and barricaded suspect, but police said it ended up being a fake call.

Police said this was fake and a "swatting" call.

Authorities said the man inside the house did not know anything or who made the call to police.

Tulsa Police said they originally received a call from a man who said he shot someone.

Police said the caller threatened to shoot other people if he was asked anymore questions.

Police said this was a fake "swatting" call and there was no shooting or victim.