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District Attorney Fred Smith
Comanche County District Attorney's Office
315 SW 5th St, Suite 502
Lawton, OK 73501
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Investigator Timothy Dale Cole succumbed to gunshot wounds he sustained on June 18, 2007, while attempting to serve a high-risk warrant in Lawton, Oklahoma. The suspect shot through the door striking Investigator Cole and an agent from the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs. Other agents on the scene returned fire and killed the suspect. Investigator Cole suffered a spinal cord injury that rendered him a paraplegic. His health continued to deteriorate and he passed away on August 4, 2018. Investigator Cole is the second officer fatality from the state of Oklahoma in 2018.