Second Arrest Made In Tulsa Homicide


Wednesday, October 6th 2010, 3:38 pm
By: News On 6


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TULSA, Oklahoma – A second suspect is behind bars in the shooting death of a Tulsa man in July.

Tulsa Police said Preston Riley turned himself in at the Tulsa County Jail Tuesday.  Riley, 20, is charged with first degree murder in the death of Markeeto Matthews, 35.

Matthews was gunned down while sitting at a stoplight at 46th Street North and Cincinnati in the early morning hours of July 24th, 2010.

DeMarco Johnson, 23, who was arrested in August, is also charged in the murder.

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Matthews' family believes the shooting is a case of mistaken identity.