Man shot by neighbor after allegedly trying to drown his infant twins

Man shot by neighbor after trying to drown his infant twins

ADA, Okla. -- Police continue to investigate the scene of a shooting involving a man and his neighbor Friday night.

According to Ada Public Information Officer Lisa Bratcher, the 27-year-old father was trying to drown his two 3-month-old twin boy and girl in a bathtub. A 12-year-old girl reportedly ran from the house to alert a neighbor.

The neighbor made his way into the home and shot the father twice with a revolver, according to KXII.

The father has been identified as Leland Foster. 

The twins are reportedly ok and have been released by a nearby medical center. 


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