Choctaw County, Okla. (KXII) -- A deadly shooting is under investigation Tuesday in Choctaw County.
A deadly shooting is under investigation Tuesday in Choctaw County.
Choctaw County Sheriff Terry Park said they are responding to Rufe Road, around the community of Swink, Okla.
According to Park, a Thomas Collins, 28, was assaulting his mother, when her boyfriend, Gary Gant, pulled out a rifle.
Park said Collins tried to take the rifle from Gant, and the rifle fired one time, and the bullet struck Collins.
Collins died at the scene.
Park added that Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation agents are continuing the investigation.
No one has been arrested.
OSBI agents will send their comprehensive report to the Choctaw County District Attorney's Office for review.
The District Attorney will then decide if any charges will be filed on Gant.