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Officers are pictured June 2 outside a home in the 1800 block of East Sixth Street in Ada. Authorities said a man separated from his girlfriend broke into the home and attacked the woman, then attempted to drown her two babies. The woman’s niece ran to a nearby home and summoned a neighbor, who then went to the home and fatally shot the man, identified by authorities as Leland Michael Foster of Oklahoma City.

Chief Photographer

Richard R. Barron is Chief Photographer for The Ada News. Richard has been at the News since October 1988. Prior to coming to Ada, Richard worked as staff photographer for The Shawnee News-Star. Richard attended Oklahoma University.