HAMMON, Oklahoma -News 9 reports a fugitive who had been on the run for eight days has died after a shootout with law officers in western Oklahoma.

Michael Vance was killed Sunday night while law enforcement agencies were investigating a possible sighting near Hammon.

Law officers were called about 5 p.m. Sunday to a wooded area near Hammon in western Oklahoma after a person said they found the silver Mitsubishi Eclipse thought to be stolen by Michael Vance. An apparent campsite was found after the vehicle drove away from the area.

Law enforcement agencies have set up a perimeter and think Vance is still in the perimeter as of 9 p.m.

Vance was accused of killing two relatives in Luther and shooting multiple people including two Wellston police officers in Lincoln County.

Officers were asking residents to be safe and alert while they searched the area.

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