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Online campaign seeks to raise money for airport shooting victim's family

An online campaign to raise money for the family of the victim of Tuesday's deadly shooting at Will Rogers World Airport had raised more than $3,000 Wednesday afternoon.

The victim, Michael Winchester, died after being shot in an apparent ambush Tuesday at the airport. Winchester, 52, was a Southwest Airlines employee.

Supporters of Winchester's family set up a GoFundMe page Wednesday afternoon to raise money for the family. Shortly before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, the page had raised $3,270. The campaign has a goal of $50,000.

Click here to view the GoFundMe page.

Silas Allen

Silas Allen is a news reporter for The Oklahoman. He is a Missouri native and a 2008 graduate of the University of Missouri. Read more ›