Police: Finances Dispute Led To Chickasha Shooting


Wednesday, September 19th 2018, 9:12 am
By: News 9


One man was arrested in connection with a Tuesday night shooting in Chickasha.

Police were called about 7:10 p.m. near S 22nd and Dakota in reference to a person being shot in the leg. 

Police found a man in the front yard of a home in the 600 block of S 22nd. 

Investigators think the man was shot after a dispute with a roommate over finances.

Investigators said the roommate reportedly retrieved a shotgun and fired one shot and hit him in the knee.

The roommate was identified as Michael Fitzpatrick, 61, and he was found inside the home.

Fitzpatrick was taken to the Grady County jail and was booked on a complaint of domestic-related assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

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