UPDATE: Arrest made in Lawton’s first homicide of 2020

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UPDATE: January 20, 2020, 1:04 p.m.

According to LPD, Richard Smith, 23, has been arrested in connection to the homicide of Angel Conner.

The case will be presented later this week.

More information will be released when it becomes available.


LAWTON (KFDX/KJTL) — UPDATED on 2:45 p.m.: Lawton Police Department officers have ruled the early morning shooting as a homicide and are continuing to investigate the situation.

Officers responded to a shooting about 2:25 a.m. Saturday in the 600 block of SW 52nd Street.

Officials identified the victim as Angel Conner, and she died at the hospital after first responders took her to the hospital for treatment of her injuries.

Sgt. Timothy Jenkins said officers have a person of interest in custody.

Stick with Texoma’s Homepage as we work to gather more information.


ORIGINAL STORY: Lawton Police Department officers are asking residents to help gather information after an early Saturday morning shooting sends a woman to the hospital.

Officers responded to a shooting about 2:25 a.m. Saturday in the 600 block of SW 52nd Street.

When they arrived, officers talked with the victim who had been shot.

Officials transported the victim to the hospital for her injuries, and officers are investigating the cause of the shooting.

This incident is under investigation.

LPD Public Information Officer Sgt. Timothy Jenkins stated people with information about this or any other incident can contact Crime Stoppers at 355-INFO or leave a tip online at this website for a potential cash reward.

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