According to the Sallisaw Police Department a traffic stop near the Sequoyah Memorial Hospital at approximately 11:00 p.m. led to an officer involved shooting.
The shooting occurred at the intersection of Harriet and Harriet Place, approximately 200 feet from the emergency room entrance to the hospital.
The traffic stop escalated causing the officer to discharge his weapon. No injuries have been reported at this time.
The Oklahoma Bureau of Investigations are investigating the case which is normal in all officer involved shootings.
We will bring you more details as they are released.
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