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UPDATE: Man injured by gunfire found in vehicle by Oklahoma City police officer

A pursuit to a hospital and an attempted traffic stop leads a police officer to a gunshot victim in a vehicle. The man was shot in southeast Oklahoma City.
BY LEIGHANNE MANWARREN lmanwarren@opubco.com Modified: July 11, 2012 at 2:31 pm •  Published: July 11, 2012

A police officer pursued a vehicle Wednesday and found a man inside who had been injured by gunfire overnight in southeast Oklahoma City, police report.

The officer attempted to stop the vehicle about 3 a.m. Wednesday, but the driver did not stop and proceeded to Integris Southwest Medical Center, said police Master Sgt. Gary Knight.

The officer followed the vehicle to the hospital, where he was told that the man was shot at apartments in the 4300 block of SE 46, Knight said.

The victim underwent emergency surgery and is expected to recover.

Knight said no arrest has been made, but detectives are interviewing multiple witnesses.

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