At around 8:30 Wednesday evening, the Osage County Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic disturbance with one person shot at 742 County Rd. 4920, located north of Pawhuska. As they were driving to the scene, the Sheriff's Office received another 911 call saying a second person had been shot.
Officers learned that 45-year old Travis Kircher, and his 23-year old son, Ty Kirchner, had gotten into a verbal altercation and during that altercation, Ty Kirchner had shot Travis Kirchner. There was then a second incident involving Ty Kirchner and another family member.
During that altercation, Ty Kirchner was shot, allegedly in self defense. Ty Kirchner and Travis Kirchner were pronounced dead at the scene. The incident is still under investigation and will be referred to the District's Attorney's Office for review.