The Tulsa Police Department is investigating whether a woman shot her ex-boyfriend in self-defense. It started as a domestic dispute and led to a shooting on Tuesday morning.


Officers were called to the scene near 1500 East 51st Place North around 8 a.m. Police say the woman said her ex-boyfriend had come by Monday night, slashed her tires, and then beat her.


Police say when he came back on Tuesday, she shot him four times with a .22-caliber handgun.


The man drove himself to the hospital and is expected to recover. Police say the woman was also taken to the hospital for her injuries.