Authorities Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting In Dover


Friday, January 30th 2015, 7:59 pm
By: News 9


Authorities confirm there was an officer-involved shooting in Kingfisher County Friday evening.

Sometime before 6 p.m., Dover police made a traffic stop for a suspected DUI driver on Highway 81 in Dover. Authorities said a Kingfisher County deputy responded to assist with the traffic stop. 

It is unknown how many people were in the vehicle, but one person pulled a knife, according to officials. Authorities said the Kingfisher deputy then shot this suspect. 

Dover police then called the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) to investigate the shooting at 6 p.m. 

Officials with OSBI could not confirm the condition of the suspect.

News 9's Joleen Chaney is following the story. Stay with News 9 and News9.com for updates on this developing story as they become available.