Two Teen Brothers Shot In East Tulsa Neighborhood

Monday, May 9th 2011, 12:25 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- Police are looking for a man who opened fire on three teenage boys--hitting two--who were walking in an east Tulsa neighborhood. The victims are all brothers, police say.

Tulsa Police responded to the 12000 block of East 23rd Street just after 10:00 Monday morning.

Police say the shooter approached the teens and for some unknown reason pulled out a gun, shot two of the victims and then ran into the neighborhood.

Tulsa Police Captain Brett Bailey says one of the brothers was shot in the leg, the other was shot in the side. EMSA says it transported a 17-year-old male and an 18-year-old male to a Tulsa hospital in serious condition.

Police brought in K-9 units to search for the suspect who is described as a white male between the ages of 19-25. He was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.

If you have any information on this case you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.