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Scalpers jump on 'Healing in the Heartland' tickets Published: May 28, 2013

It didn't take long Saturday morning for the "Healing in the Heartland" tickets to sell out. Nor did it take long for scalpers to begin listing the tickets on Internet sites for almost 10 times their face value, News9 in Oklahoma City and NewsOn6 in Tulsa report.

The concert, to benefit those affected by last week's deadly weather, will be Wednesday in Chesapeake Energy Arena.

Featured entertainers will be several with Oklahoma ties, including Blake Shelton, who came up with the idea, Reba McEntire, Vince Gill and many others.

Officials handling the ticket sales and event promotion said the tickets sold out in 12 minutes.

They also said some tickets might be available between now and showtime.

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