Tulsa Police Investigating Sixth Homicide In Two Days

Tuesday, August 23rd 2016, 11:09 pm
By: News On 6

Tulsa police are investigating their sixth homicide in the past two days.

This one, leaves a teenager dead.

At around 8 p.m. Tuesday, officers received reports of shots fired in the 1600 block of South 125th East Avenue.  When they arrived, police learned someone in a silver SUV had fired numerous shots at a 16 year old and a 19 year old who were walking down the street.

Police say neither teen was hit, but officers recovered a number of shell casings from the street.

While investigators were at that scene, they learned a silver SUV showed up at a Tulsa hospital with a 17-year-old gunshot victim.  Police say that teen was pronounced a short time later. .

Police  have taken several people in custody for questioning, but say there hasn't been any arrests.  

The name of the victim has not yet been released.