A suspect in a break-in in Tulsa, Oklahoma, drowned in a pond Thursday whereas fleeing from police, the Tulsa Police Division stated.
Round 4:30 a.m., Tulsa law enforcement officials responded to an alarm on the clubhouse of an house constructing, the police division stated on Fb. When officers arrived, they discovered a damaged glass door and a unadorned man inside, his moist garments unfold out.
Officers took him into custody, however as they continued to research, they stated the person made a break for it. He kicked down the clubhouse’s again door, jumped a patio railing and landed in a puddle, whereas officers chased after him.
The division stated officers within the water tried to rescue the person beneath “difficult situations”. “They made a valiant effort, however the suspect went beneath the water and did not come up once more.”
The police diving group recovered the physique of the individual from about 10 ft of water. Pictures posted by the police division on Fb confirmed a damaged glass door and a dive group within the pond within the early hours after the incident.
The police division stated it’s within the strategy of finding the suspect’s subsequent of kin. CBS Information has reached out for extra data and is awaiting a response.