Ada police investigating fatal shooting

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ADA, Okla. (KXII) - Police are investigating after a 23-year-old man was found murdered in Ada Thursday night.

Police said they got multiple calls of shots fired near the intersection of West 6th Street and Hope Avenue around 8:45 p.m.

After speaking with witnesses, officers found the body of a man facedown with a single gunshot wound near that intersection.

The man was later identified as Tyler Gene Melton.

"The wound did not appear to be self-inflicted and our officers are busy working several leads," Ada Public Information Director Lisa Bratcher said.

Police do not believe there is any danger to the public.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ada Police Department at 580-332-4466.