Detectives in McAlester are investigating the death of a woman who reportedly was shot by her husband late Wednesday night. 

Katrina Pope, 37, was shot to death in a house in the 500 block of West Taylor Avenue about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sgt. Preston Rogers said. 

Pope's husband, Jonathan Tubbs, 41, called 911 and told dispatchers he had shot her, police said.

Tubbs was booked into the Pittsburg County jail on a complaint of first-degree murder.

Stetson Payne


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Stetson covers breaking news, general assignment and other stories. He previously worked at the Enterprise-Journal in Mississippi. He is from Broken Arrow and graduated with a journalism degree from Oklahoma State University. Phone: 918-581-8466

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