Tulsa K-9 Captures Robbery, Child Endangerment Suspect

Thursday, July 11th 2019, 6:16 pm
By: Dee Duren

Tulsa Police, including K-9 officers, captured a robbery and child endangerment suspect Thursday afternoon after a brief standoff. The suspect, Tyvon Eugene Mumphrey, was wanted on suspicion of forcing two people from a van at gunpoint and throwing a 2-year-old child from the vehicle onto the ground.

Mumphrey was taken into custody in the 1800 block of North Madison Place around 4:45 p.m. Police say he was hiding in a home in that area.

News On 6 was on the scene when Mumphrey was taken to the hospital to be treated for a K-9 bite.

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