TPD: Man dies after being shot by his brother, was not allowed at the home

TULSA, Okla. — Update: Tulsa police told KRMG Monday that the man who was shot has died from his injuries. TPD said the man was the brother of the shooter.

Officers said the brother who died had not been allowed in the home for some time.

Original: A man is in the hospital after he was shot by a family member who he thought was an intruder coming into a midtown Tulsa home, Tulsa police said.

Tulsa police responded to a shooting at the home near 21st and South Peoria around 2:30 a.m.

Police said the homeowners woke up to a noise and thought it could be an animal.

Another family member in the home thought it could have been a burglar and he went down to the basement and fired shots, hitting a man, police said.

The man who was shot was another family member and he was taken to the hospital.

Police were questioning the man who fired shots. Police have not said if anyone will be arrested.





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