Jury Finds Glenpool Man Guilty Of Manslaughter

Friday, April 6th 2018, 2:44 am
By: News On 6

A Tulsa County jury recommends a Glenpool man spend four years in prison for his role in a drug deal that led to a murder in March 2017.

The jury convicted 20-year-old Tyler Ratcliff of a lesser charge of first degree manslaughter.

He had been charged with first-degree murder in the death of Nick Morris on March 27th in the parking lot of the Quickie Mart in the 5300 block of South Peoria.

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Police say Ratcliff and three others planned to rob Morris during a drug deal.  Morris was shot and killed while trying to get away during the robbery.

Sentencing for Tyler Ratcliff is scheduled for May 14th.