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May 21, 2011

Moore police shoot, kill man after chase

NORMAN — Police in Moore shot and killed a man Friday afternoon at the conclusion of a high-speed chase through the city.

Moore police Sgt. Jeremy Lewis said the man led authorities on a pursuit south down Interstate 35 before exiting at Indian Hills Road. The man eventually wrecked his pick-up truck near 34th Street and Eastern in Moore.

At that point, Lewis said the man was shot and killed by police. Further details were not available as of 6:30 p.m. Friday.

Moore police began the pursuit after receiving a 911 call about a suicidal subject, Lewis said.

 

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