A Muskogee man received a life-threatening gunshot wound inside a Margaret Lynn Lane home around 10:30 p.m. last night, according to Muskogee police.
The man, whose name hasn’t been released yet, was inside the home on the 2500 block when shots were fired. Police arrived shortly after, and the man was rushed by Muskogee County EMS to Saint Francis Hospital here.
Police have not released any more details, except that they are currently investigating the scene.
UPDATE 10:13 a.m.: Police have just released the victim’s name and details about the story. The victim, Joshua Woods, 37, has died from his injuries.
On 08/24/2020 at approximately 1030pm officers responded to a shooting in the 2500 block of Margaret Lynn Ln.
Once on scene officers discovered there was a domestic assault between the two adults in the house that lead to the 17 year old step son intervening to help his mother. The step son shot his step dad who has been identified as Joshua Woods DOB 12-10-1983. Woods was transported to St Francis Muskogee were[sic] he later died from his injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation and further details will be released as they become available.