Busy Night For Police
Friday, September 14th 2007, 6:14 am
By: News On 6
Robbery Attempt Leads To Shooting
An attempted robbery leads to a shooting overnight in Tulsa. Tulsa Police say the incident occurred at the Briar Glen Apartments in the 10700 block of East 31st Street.
The victim told police officers, someone approached him from behind and demanded money. The two got into a scuffle and the gun went off, hitting the victim in the hand. The victim is expected to be okay.
No one has been arrested.
Car Theft Suspect Leads Police On Chase
A suspected car thief is in the Tulsa County jail after leading Tulsa Police on a chase overnight.
Police officers say a car was stolen from a home at Pine and Harvard around 11:30 p.m. Thursday. A short time later, police officers spotted a car matching the description of the stolen vehicle. When officers tried to approach, the driver sped off. The driver of the car bailed out at I-44 and the Broken Arrow Expressway and ran away.
Tulsa Police tracked the suspect with their helicopter. Officers say with the help of a canine officer, the man, identified as Kendrick Logan was arrested. Police say Logan was bitten by the police dog and taken to a Tulsa hospital for treatment.
Records show Logan was convicted of second degree burglary in March of 2006. The state says Logan was released from prison in May. Logan is now being held in the Tulsa County jail on a complaint of possession of a stolen vehicle and eluding arrest.