Tulsa Police Name City's Latest 5 Murder Victims

Tuesday, August 23rd 2016, 9:06 am
By: News On 6

Tulsa Homicide has released the names of the recent victims in Tulsa's five latest homicides. 

  • Curtis Hergenrother, also known as Corbin Tyler, was shot and killed in the doorway of his Somerset Apartments unit at 9404 East 65th Street on August 21.
  • Lana Ellsbury and Dustin Grisham were shot and killed on August 21st in the 2900 block of South 111th East Avenue that same day.
  • Marlow Barnes, also known as Marlow Alexander, was killed in the 5400 block of North Hartford in the early morning hours of August 22. 
  • Mohammed Tareq was killed Monday night, August 22, at an apartment at 8107 East 60th Street.

8/22/2016 Related Story: Tulsa Police Investigating Four Murders Within 24 Hour-Span

Authorities believe the first murder took place over a drug debt. They arrested Cory Keubler in that case.

In the second murder, Ellsbury and Grisham were shot to death in their home. Police believe the motive for those murders was personal. They said the woman killed is associated with Keubler.

In the third homicide, detectives say kidnapping victims got a gun away from their kidnapper and shot him. 

Police say there is an Irish Mob gang connection to some of those scenes.They are also testing guns used in the kidnapping to see if they are connected to the other crime scenes.

The fourth murder was during an argument between two men at One Eton Square Apartments, according to police. Officers arrested Jakhai Adams who said he was in fear for his life when he shot Tareq, an arrest report states.

8/23/2016 Related Story: Tulsa Man Arrested In City's 43rd Homicide Of 2016