Clinton Police Officer Recuperating After Being Shot In Both Arms


Friday, December 8th 2017, 12:31 pm
By: News 9


The Clinton police captain who was shot while conducting a traffic stop Thursday is recuperating at home, according to a statement from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.

Capt. Mike Murley was shot in both biceps when he pulled over a vehicle at 3rd Street and Hayes Avenue in Clinton.

According to the OSBI, the officer was searching for a passenger who had a warrant for his arrest when Alfonso Rios, 41, shot at Murley three times. Murley returned gunfire, but Rios was not hit.

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Rios was arrested at the scene and booked into the Custer County jail.

Murley has worked in law enforcement for 25 years.