Attempted robbery in Tulsa turns deadly

Saturday, January 14th 2006, 5:36 pm
By: News On 6

A 15 year-old robbery suspect shot and killed by a store clerk in Tulsa. Police say three teenagers tried to rob a flea market on North Lewis Saturday afternoon.

A person working at the store shot one of the teenagers in the back after being assualted by the suspects when he refused to hand over the money. The suspects all left in a gray car.

Tulsa Police caught up with them at an apartment complex not far from the store after one of the suspect's mother called police.

The injured suspect was transported, and later died at a Tulsa hospital. He was 15 years old.

Tulsa Police are questioning the other suspects.