Arrest Made In Tulsa Death Of Teen

Friday, July 3rd 2009, 6:50 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, OK -- Tulsa Police make an arrest in the murder of a 14-year-old boy.  Jeffrey Proctor, 20, was arrested on a first degree murder complaint on Friday.

He's being held in connection with the shooting death of Tevon Mathies.  Mathies was killed on Wednesday at the Birch Place Apartments near 33rd and Garnett.

According to his arrest and booking report, Proctor admitted to police he was at the scene of the homicide and was in possession of a handgun.

Tulsa Police are still looking for another person of interest in the case.  Tyler Deerinwater is believed to frequent the area of 11th and Utica.

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