Airport shooting victim was Southwest employee

- A Southwest Airlines employee has died after being shot at Will Rogers World Airport in Oklahoma City.

Southwest spokeswoman Brandy King confirmed the victim was an employee and says in a news release that the airline is cancelling all flights scheduled to depart Oklahoma City for the remainder of the day Tuesday.

The victim's name has not been released. Police have said only that the man was shot early Tuesday afternoon.

The news release says Southwest is working to accommodate passengers at the airport affected by the cancellation of flights.
 

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Fox affiliate KOKH reported the report came at about 12:50pm there, 1:50pm on the east coast.

 

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