- Associated Press - Thursday, May 22, 2014

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Police have released the names of a police officer involved in the fatal shooting of a man during a standoff at an apartment complex just east of downtown Tulsa.

Police said Thursday that 17-year-veteran officer Gene Hogan shot and killed 22-year-old Cody Young.

Police told reporters that Young was in a second-story apartment with a rifle when police arrived about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday and that Hogan shot him with his police rifle after Young fired a shot at the officers.

Police entered the apartment about 6 a.m. and found Young dead.

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