Man Dead After Apartment Shooting

Saturday, March 22nd 2008, 12:49 am
By: News On 6

Police are investigating Tulsa's sixth homicide of the year.  Police say 19-year-old, Juan Jose Rodriguez, was found shot in a parking lot at the Edenwood apartment complex.

Police say the shooting happened at 2171 N. Hartford.  Rodriguez was in critical condition when police arrived, but later died at the hospital.

A second victim was also grazed across the leg with a bullet, but did not go to the hospital.

Homicide detectives say they're looking for DeMario Lamarkus Adams as a person of interest in the case.  He's 20-years-old, 5 ft. 8 in. and about 140 pounds.  Detectives say he goes by the name "Tweety."

"We had a male wearing a bandana that was seen as the shooter running from the apartment complex," said TPD Cpl. Dan Miller.  

If you know where DeMario Adams is you're asked to call Crimestoppers at 596-COPS. All calls are anonymous and if your tip leads to an arrest you could earn a cash reward.

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