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Adair County deputies search for man accused of killing wife, shooting child

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Aubrey Johnson III is suspected of shooting his wife and child.{ } His wife died in the hospital. (ACSO)

ADAIR COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) -- Adair County deputies are searching for a man they say killed his wife and shot his child.

On Thursday evening, deputies responded to a 911 call from a man who said his wife and child were shot. When deputies arrived they found a woman with a gunshot wound to the head.

The woman was flown to Washington Regional Hospital where she died. The child was flown to a Tulsa hospital where she's in stable condition.

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation and US Marshals are investigating.

Aubrey Johnson III, 28, is wanted on a warrant for the shootings. He's described as a white man about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 185 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair.

Anyone with information should call the sheriff's office at (918) 696-2106.

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