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Mississippi missionary killed in OKC

Oklahoma City police are investigating the fatal shooting of a Mississippi missionary worker on the city's northwest side.

Officers say 26-year-old Jonathan Chandler was found about 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot of the Springbrook Apartments. Investigators say Chandler had been shot and died at the scene.

According to witnesses, as Chandler was talking to someone described as a black male in the parking lot, the man shot Chandler and ran away.

Daniel Jones is a high school friend of Chandler. He says the man was a missionary worker from Kossuth, Mississippi, who worked the Boys and Girls Club and troubled youth.

Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call Crime Stoppers in Oklahoma City at 405-235-7300.
     

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