Jonathan James Tubbs

Jonathan James Tubbs

A McAlester man was arrested after allegedly telling dispatchers that he fatally shot his wife.

Jonathan James Tubbs, 39, was arrested in connection with the shooting death of 37-year-old Catrina Pope around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night, according to the McAlester Police Department.

Tubbs is being held without bond at the Pittsburg County Jail.

McAlester police said they responded to a 911 call in the 500 block of West Taylor Avenue on Wednesday night after a man allegedly told dispatchers that he shot his wife.

Police arrived to find Pope had been fatally shot and Tubbs was arrested in connection with the incident, according to the McAlester Police Department.

McAlester police said the investigation is open and asked anyone with information about the incident to call the McAlester Police Department Criminal Investigation Division at 918-421-4917. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is assisting with the investigation.

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