Police say boy, 12, who was reported as runaway fatally shot

The Associated Press - October 3, 2020 12:17 pm

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. (AP) — Police in the Oklahoma City suburb of Midwest City say that a 12-year-old boy who was reported as a runaway has been fatally shot.

Midwest City Police Chief Brandon Clabes says that police responding to reports of gunfire Wednesday night found the boy outside an apartment complex with a gunshot wound to the chest. The boy’s name was not released. Clabes said the boy was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests or suspects in the shooting have been announced.


Latest Stories

Southern Hills to replace Trump National for ’22 PGA

By DOUG FERGUSON The PGA Championship is headed back to Southern Hills next year, the Oklahoma...

Oklahoma man accused in Capitol breach ordered released

MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday ordered a Muskogee, Oklahoma, man arrested for...

Insurance Checklist for 2021

By Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Glen Mulready    The start of a new year is a great time to reevaluate...