Police Find Man Shot To Death Outside North Tulsa Home, Make Arrest
TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa Police made an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting in the 200 block of West 63rd Place North.
Officers responded to the address at 10:18 a.m. after getting a call about shots fired.
Police arrived to find a man who had been shot lying next to a car. The man was later identified as 55-year-old Dwight D. Webb.
Detectives interviewed several witnesses that gave various accounts of that happened said Sergeant Dave Walker. He said 16-year-old, Kourtland Hill, admitted to being in the passenger seat of Webb's car at the time of the shooting.
According to reports, the story given by Hill did not match other witness accounts and Walker said they became suspicious of his version.
He said that the investigation revealed enough inconsistencies in Hill's story and they considered him a suspect. Walker said detectives searched the neighborhood and found Webb's belongings in an abandoned house.
Walker said witnesses place Hill at the house before the shooting.
Detectives later arrested Hill for Webb's murder. Walker said they are still investigating the motive, but said along with Webb's property illegal drugs were also recovered.
The name of the victim has not been released.