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Officer's Involved In Carter County Shooting Cleared

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ARDMORE, OK -- The Carter County District Attorney's office says the deadly shooting of a suspect by 2 Ardmore police officers last month was justified.

Investigators say Henry Jackson was killed during a shootout with Ardmore Police Captain Eric Hamblin, and officer Juan Galicia after a chase.  

Jackson had been the subject of a massive manhunt by several agencies after he shot 4 people, including an A.T.F agent , one of the people died.

District Attorney Craig Ladd says after an extensive investigation it was clear the officers use of deadly force was  justified under Oklahoma law.