Barricaded NW OKC Motel Gunman In Custody, Police Say


Tuesday, March 21st 2017, 10:32 am
By: News 9


Oklahoma City police say an armed man barricaded in a Northwest Oklahoma City motel room is now in custody. 

The man was in a standoff with officers at a motel near I-44 and May Avenue Tuesday morning. 

 Officials say the standoff began when officers were attempting to serve a felony warrant and the man refused to exit the motel room.

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 Officials say the standoff began when officers were attempting to serve a felony warrant and the man refused to exit the motel room.

?? Police are attempting to serve a felony warrant on a man refusing to come out of a hotel room near I-44/May Ave. (1 of 2)

— Oklahoma City Police (@OKCPD) March 21, 2017

Streets in the area are closed. The public should avoid the area of I-44/May Ave. The OKCPD Tactical Team has been deployed. (2 of 2)

— Oklahoma City Police (@OKCPD) March 21, 2017

There have been no reports of "shots fired." Negotiators are en-route & will attempt to resolve the situation peacefully.

— Oklahoma City Police (@OKCPD) March 21, 2017

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Officers are at the scene of a barricaded gunman at a motel near I-44 and May Avenue.  

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