Lawton Man Shot to Death in Bar Parking Lot

Published 04/20 2014 07:31AM

Updated 04/20 2014 07:43AM

Lawton, OK-- Lawton police say A 35 year old man was found lying in the parking lot of the Dew Drop Inn in the 1800 block of NW Ft. Sill Blvd just after 8:30 Saturday night. The man, now identified as 35 year old Samuel Ruffin was declared deceased at the scene.    

        Investigators say initial stories are that the victim was having an argument with his girlfriend and the suspect intervened and shot the victim. Multiple shell casings have been found at the scene as well as what is believed to be the murder weapon.

        Early Sunday morning, police say they arrested 44 year old Bryan Dutton.

        More information will be made available as it becomes available.

        This will be Lawton’s 8th homicide of 2014

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