One Person Arrested In Connection With Tulsa's Latest Homicide

Tuesday, August 22nd 2006, 6:15 am
By: News On 6

Tulsa Police have arrested one suspect, Jerrico Thomas, in connection with the city's 44th homicide of the year.

Officers are still looking for two other suspects.

The murder victim was found lying in the street in the 5600 block of North Garrison Court. It happened around 7:30 PM Monday. Police say the victim is an 18-year-old male. He died of an apparent gunshot wound.

Tulsa Police Captain Steve Bayles: “from our original 911 call we understand that there was a large group of individuals here that were involved in the disturbance that fled from the scene when the shooting occurred."

This is the second murder on Garrison Court in the past three months.

If you know anything that might help Tulsa Police call Crimestoppers at 596-COPS. You can remain anonymous.