KOCO Oklahoma City
- Thursday, 11
Bouncer Fatally Shot, Crime Caught On Tape
Surveillance Video Helped Catch Shooter
man at a metro city nightclub was killed late Wednesday night,
after police said he tried to break up a fight.
Police were called to Lucky's nightclub on Nortwest 10th St. and
Tulsa Avenue, for a reported shots fired. Investigators said a
patron was trying to break up a fight between customers in the
parking lot, when he was shot in the head. The victim was rushed
to a nearby hospital, where he died a short time later.
According to witnesses at the scene, the shooter ran from the
club. Police said surveillance cameras positioned outside the
bar caught the crime on video and showed a clear image of the
shooter. Within minutes police were able to identify the gunman.
few blocks away, officers said the suspect ran as they tried to
arrest him, but with the help of the police helicopter and the
K-9 unit they were able to catch him quickly. The suspected
shooter is being held in the Oklahoma County jail.
Police are not releasing any names.