Ella Moore Death – Obituary : Officials are investigating after two persons were located dead in an apartment complex in Pocola, according to reports.
At about 9 a.m. Tuesday, Officials with the LeFlore County Sheriff’s arrived the scene at 100 block of W. Pryor in Pocola, reports said.
Arriving officers located 66-year-old Ella Moore inside her son’s apartment and 71-year-old Billy Moore outside of the apartment, both reportedly with gunshot wounds.
Preliminary investigations shows Ella was in her son’s apartment and was about going back to her own apartment next door, when shots sprang out, according to her son.
Officials said the son took his gun and ran outside to inspect what was going on. He saw his mother Ella shot and Immediately shot Billy as he made attempts to reach for his gun.
Medics pronounced the both persons dead at the scene.
Ella was estranged from her husband and had received a protective order against him in May, officials with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation say.
No arrests have been made.
Authorities said once the investigation is complete, the case will be forwarded to the LeFlore County District Attorney’s office for review.
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