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Oklahoma Police Officer Shot At Traffic Stop

Oklahoma Police Officer Shot At Traffic Stop

A Valley Brook (OK) officer was shot in the leg Sunday evening as he was walking back to his patrol car. A deputy arrived on the scene and applied a tourniquet to the officer until paramedics arrived.

Oklahoma City police say the suspect remains at large, but authorities believe they have located the suspect’s vehicle.

Multiple shots were fired and some struck a passing vehicle with five people inside. No one in the vehicle was hurt.

Valley Brook Officer Brian Southerland was transported to the hospital in critical condition and went into surgery.  He is out of surgery and listed in serious condition.

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