Police Search For Escaped Suspect After West Tulsa Standoff


Saturday, November 2nd 2013, 9:44 am
By: Dee Duren


Tulsa Police wrapped up a standoff Saturday in West Tulsa and will continue to search for the suspect. Officer Leland Ashley says police were called to the area of 40th West Avenue and West 54th Street at 3:41 a.m. on a domestic disturbance call.

Ashley said 22-year-old Deandre Conchitis and a woman had a confrontation at the home, and the woman asked Conchitis to leave. When he would not, she asked for help from family members who live in the area.

Conchitis reportedly fired three shots at the family members, according to police. They found bullet casings in the woman's yard, Officer Ashley said.

No one was injured.

The woman was able to leave the home, but police believed Conchitis is still inside. They communicated with him at one point then lost contact.

When police made entry into the home a little after 11 a.m. and found he had escaped.

The suspect could be arrested on a shooting with intent to kill complaint, Ashley said.