Tulsa Police Identify Suspect In Fatal Nightclub Shooting

Friday, March 18th 2016, 9:48 pm
By: News On 6

Tulsa police identified a suspect connected to a fatal nightclub shooting.

Around 3:15 a.m. on March 12, 2016, police say Jamarko Ward was shot multiple times at The Spot nightclub in the 4300 block of East Pine Street.

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Ward later died from his wounds. Two other women shot and are recovering.

Police said there were over 300 people in the nightclub at the time of the shooting. According to a release, many of the witnesses chose to remain silent.

According to a news release, despite witnesses remaining quiet, investigators were able to get enough information to identify 23-year-old Damion Cooper as the shooter.

Friday, officers issued a warrant for murder, four counts of assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a firearm.

Cooper is described as a black male, 5-feet-7-inches tall and 190 pounds.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS, the Homicide Tip Line at 918-798-8477 or email homicide@cityoftulsa.org.