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February 25, 2014

UPDATE: Chickasha police investigating apparent murder-suicide

Man shot estranged wife, according to report


A woman has been killed and a man seriously injured in a shooting in south Chickasha.

Grady County Undersheriff Rusty Pile said police responded to reports of a shooting on Tuesday afternoon at a residence on 25th Street and Country Club Road . They found a woman dead at the scene with an apparent gun shot to the chest. A man has been taken to Grady Memorial Hospital with what appears to be a shot to the head, according to Grady County Sheriffs.

According to a release from Chickasha Police Department, they responded to a report that a man had shot and killed his estranged wife at 3417 South 25th St. Police found two victims, the names of which have not been released pending notification of family members. 

Pile said the man was in very critical condition.

"It looks like a murder-suicide," Pile said.

Chickasha police are investigating the shooting. Grady County Sheriffs were called to assist at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

More on this story as it becomes available. 

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