3 year old Tulsa murder case still unsolved

Wednesday, August 14th 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

A Tulsa family wants justice after three years of waiting. Someone murdered Gary Wixon on August 14, 1999.

They beat him up and broke his neck. A letter carrier found Wixon's body in a north Tulsa parking lot, near the railroad tracks. He had battled drug addiction and been clean for more than a year, but after his father's death, Wixon slid back into his old ways.

Tulsa Police suspect his killers were involved with drugs. Wixon's family just wants some answers. Diane Wixon, victim's sister: "Please come forward. We just want to know who did it and why.” Reporter: "Why is that so important?" Wixon: "Closure. And, we want to know that it wasn't as senseless as it seems."

If you have information about this cold case homicide, you can call Crimestoppers at 596-COPS. You don't have to give your name and you could earn up to $2,000 cash if the tip leads to an arrest.