Standoff in Moore ends with man shot by police with beanbag shotgun

A man was shot by a beanbag shotgun in Moore early Friday. Police used the non-lethal method to end a standoff
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: April 26, 2013 at 7:30 am •  Published: April 26, 2013
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MOORE – Police used a shotgun that fires non-lethal beanbags to end a standoff early Friday, said police Sgt. Jeremy Lewis.

About 5 a.m. police went to a domestic disturbance at the Jamestown Square Apartments near NW 12 and Janeway Avenue in Moore, Lewis said.

A man had his family detained in a bathroom. Family members were able to get away and call police. Officers tried to negotiate with the man before opening fire on him with the non-lethal shotgun.

The man is being taken to the Cleveland County jail, Lewis said.

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