Lankford Statement on Shooting in Tulsa

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) released the following statement after the tragic shooting at a St. Francis Health System Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma: 

“Cindy and I are heartbroken to hear the devastating news out of Tulsa this evening. We are praying for the families of the lives that were taken far too soon and for a full recovery for those who were injured today. It is hard to process the anger that motivates someone to commit such violence, especially at a place that provides care and healing.” 

“I am in touch with local officials in Tulsa and will continue to receive updates on the situation. Our law enforcement and first responders were prepared and equipped to respond to a situation to which no one ever wants to respond. I’m grateful for their quick reaction to prevent any further loss of life.”