Tulsa Police Investigate Robbery And Rash Of Car Burglaries


Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 7:53 am
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA, OK -- Tulsa Police were busy overnight working several criminal incidents. 

Police are searching for the person who they say fired several shots into a house. Officers were called to 33rd Court and Irvington shortly after 11 p.m. Monday. 

They say someone fired at least three rounds into a home occupied by a couple. 

No one was hurt. 

The gunman ran off and police officers are now trying to figure out why the house was targeted.

Also overnight, police are investigating the robbery of a man as he closed his business. 

The robbery happened at about 1 a.m. Tuesday, when the owner of his business in the 11600 block of East 21st Street was preparing to leave. 

The victim told officers, the suspect pulled a gun on him, took his cash and forced him to get down in the trailer. 

The victim wasn't hurt. 

And a 21-year-old man has been arrested for a series of overnight car burglaries. 

Police officers were called at about 12:30 a.m. and caught up with the man nearly 2 hours later.

At least three vehicles near Haskell and Louisville were broken into, but police say there could be more.