, Muskogee, OK

April 11, 2013

A.M. UPDATE: 911 call from business owner who shot alleged burglar

A burglary suspect was shot by a business owner early Thursday morning, according to a Muskogee Police Department media release. The suspect has been identified as 35-year-old Joseph Lee Carpenter, who was transported to EASTAR Health System, where he was being treated for his gunshot injury, the release states. No arrests have been made. Read more in Friday’s Phoenix.