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Okla. Parole Officer Shot With Own Gun

May 23, 2012  | 

The man accused of killing an Oklahoma parole officer on Friday punched his roommate before wrestling the officer's gun away from him and shooting him in the head, reports The Oklahoman.

Almost immediately after he arrived, parole officer Jeffrey McCoy was attacked by Lester Kinchion, 21. Kinchion wrestled the gun away, knocked McCoy down and shot him in the head. Kinchion fired several shots into the air before going back into the house, taking McCoy's weapons, ammunition, handcuffs, badge and identification with him inside.

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Standoff Follows Okla. Parole Officer's Slaying


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Morning Eagle @ 5/25/2012 3:45 AM

Why is Kinchion still breathing????

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