BOISE CITY, Oklahoma (February 20, 2022) – The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) is investigating the early morning homicide of a Texas man. At approximately 2 a.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2022, the Cimarron County dispatch received a 9-1-1 call reporting a shooting in the 200 block of N. Texas Street in Boise City.

The Boise City Police Department and Cimarron County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene and found 34-year-old Eric Ortega, of Perryton, Texas, with a gunshot wound. Ortega was transported to the local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Recommended for you