‘Known schizophrenic’ bought guns before arrest in mother’s shooting death

A man described by his own family members as “a known schizophrenic” bought guns in Moore and Del City in the weeks before he was arrested in the shooting death of his mother in Oklahoma City.

BY ANDREW KNITTLE Modified: January 31, 2013 at 11:28 pm •  Published: February 1, 2013
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An Oklahoma City man was able to buy guns at stores in Moore and Del City, despite being “visibly” mentally ill, in the weeks before he shot his mother to death and later dismembered her corpse, police say.

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