Carter County man files civil suit for 2018 officer-involved shooting

CARTER COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - A Carter County man is suing the City of Lone Grove and Carter County after he was shot by officers in 2018.

Travis Graham, 30, was shot several times in Lone Grove on May 3, 2018.

Lone Grove officers say they were responding to a call of a man threatening to take his own life when graham pointed a gun at them and Carter County deputies.

Graham was charged with pointing a firearm, but the was dropped in 2019 due to a lack of evidence.

Carter County commissioners say Graham filed a civil suit in September and discussed the suit at their meeting Monday.