Muldrow Assistant Chief Administratively Cleared In Shooting, OSBI Investigation Continues

MULDROW (KFSM) – Muldrow Assistant Police Chief Tim Keith was administratively cleared of any police violations in his involvement in a shooting that happened on the 8th of this month according to the police department Facebook page.

Keith responded to a call at the Executive Inn at Maine and I-40. Police Chief George Lawson cleared Keith to go back to work Monday (Feb. 12) afternoon after review of the Muldrow Police Department’s policies.

A stand-off with negotiations occurred for almost three hours until suspect fired one round at officers and Assistant Chief Tim Keith responded by firing one round.

Assistant Chief Keith is now back on active duty after he was placed on administrative leave because of the shooting.

Meantime, the OSBI is still working on its investigation. The suspect’s name will not be released until that is complete. The suspect’s condition is unknown at this time.