Several Injured in Shooting at Tulsa County Courthouse


0  Updated at 2:40 pm, March 7th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Hemera/Comstock/Thinkstock(TULSA, Okla.) — A shooting outside the Tulsa County Courthouse has left at least one Tulsa County deputy and as many as three other people injured.

The gunman has been taken into custody and is being taken to the hospital for an unknown injury, according to ABC News affiliate KTUL.

The gunfire erupted about 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the vicinity of the courthouse and the nearby Tulsa City-County Library, KTUL reported.

One bloodied man was seen being carried out of a building on a stretcher. The person had blood on their head and leg. Another man was brought out of another building with a bandage on his leg.

The total number of victims and the extent of their injuries is not yet known.

The area surrounding the courthouse has been closed to traffic.

Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

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