Teen Arrested On Murder Complaint


Thursday, October 16th 2008, 7:43 am
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA, OK - A 16-year old has been arrested in connection with the city's 42nd homicide of the year. 

The shooting happened just before 2 a.m. Thursday at the Comanche Park Apartments in the 1300 block of East 36th Street North.   

Tulsa Police say they've arrested Demy Terrell Roberson on complaints of first degree murder and shooting with intent to kill. 

Tulsa Police say as many as three people shortly after 2 a.m., forced their way into a back door of an apartment at the complex.

Four to five shots were fired when one person in the apartment went for the door.  Those shots killed one man and critically injured his brother. 

Police say the homicide victim, identified as Lamont Dion Edwards, 25, was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene.  The other victim, Devin Edwards, 22, was shot in the neck and taken to a Tulsa hospital in serious condition. 

A woman who was also in the apartment at the time of the shooting was not injured.