Suspect In Custody After Woman Shot In South OKC

Thursday, August 18th 2011, 12:49 pm
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahoma City police have a suspect in custody for a shooting near a hotel south of the metro.

The shooting occurred outside the Plaza Inn in the 3200 block of the South I-35 Service Road around noon Thursday. According to police, a man and woman were sitting in a car outside the hotel when another man pulled up in a gray vehicle and shot the woman in the shoulder with a shotgun.

Police say their investigation lead them to the alleged shooter. The man was picked up at his home and is now in police custody.

Police are now trying to get a search warrant so they can get the shotgun out of the car.

No names have been released yet. The condition of the victim is unknown.

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