UPDATE: Victim identified in third Lawton shooting over the weekend

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UPDATE: Oct. 8, 2019, 3:19 p.m.

The victim has been identified as Tahib Willis.

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UPDATE: Oct. 7, 2019, 12:01 p.m.

Lawton PD is now investigating this incident as a homicide.

The homicide occurred at The G Spot bar and club located at 1714 NW Cache Rd.

The name of the victim is not being released at this time.

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LAWTON (KFDX/KJTL) — Lawton Police Department officials are investigating a third shooting this weekend that sent one person to the hospital.

According to Lawton PD Public Information Officer Sgt. Timothy Jenkins, officers responded to the 1700 block of NW Cache Road about 2 a.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived at the scene, they spoke with the person who had been shot and the victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of the injuries.

Officers drove witnesses to the police station for interviews while the crime scene was secured by the Criminal Investigation Division.

Police at the time said they did know what caused the shooting to happen, so they asked for any witnesses to contact them with any information.

Jenkins said “this is a horrific incident, but the department is continuing to investigate.”

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