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Man taken into custody after southwest Oklahoma City search

Authorities have taken a man into custody after a search in southwest Oklahoma City Tuesday morning.

Oklahoma City police Lt. Jay Barnett said officers received a call from the Oklahoma County sheriff's office about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday to assist with a search related to a warrant near SW 24 and S McKinley Avenue.

Barnett said authorities were looking for a man who had a warrant for possession of a firearm after a former felony conviction. He said an Oklahoma City police K-9 unit dog found the man in the area and he surrendered.

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Tiffany Gibson

Tiffany Gibson has worked for The Oklahoman since August 2011 and is a member of the enterprise team and digital desk. In addition to writing and web editing, she creates interactive features for and assists with data visualization and... Read more ›

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