CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Tulsa man Vincent Ajeh found dead in Admiral & N. Wheeling intersection

TULSA - It's the night 20-year-old Vincent Ajeh feared was coming.  

"He never would tell me who was trying to kill him you know," said Vincent's grandmother, Beulah Childs. "He never would tell me."

Vincent's grandma remembers his startling prediction well. Someday, somehow, somebody would kill him.

That day came last December.

"I heard the gunshots," recalled his grandmother.

Late on that cold winter night just a block from his grandmother's home, Vincent's prediction came true.

"I was very upset, very upset, very upset," said his grandmother.

His aunt found Vincent's body lying in the street at the intersection of Admiral & N. Wheeling in the shadows of downtown Tulsa.


"He was a good guy," said his grandmother. "He didn't deserve what he got you know."

His grandmother said he faced some problems in his life. Tulsa police believe a gang wanted Vincent dead.

But with few people willing to talk openly about Vincent's case, police still need more information to hunt down his killer.

"If somebody has any additional information that maybe somebody saw another car in the neighborhood or maybe somebody saw somebody walking by," said Jill Roberson of the Tulsa Police Department.

If you have any information or tip that could help police, contact Crimestoppers (http://bit.ly/TulsaCrimeStoppers) at 918-596-COPS. You do not have to give your name.

 

Tips that lead to an arrest could result in a reward of up to $1,500.

Print this article Back to Top

Comments

Police Need Your Help

CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Police looking for man who stole $300 speaker from south Tulsa Target store CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Police looking for man who stole $300 speaker from south Tulsa Target store

A thief steals a high-priced stereo speaker from a south Tulsa Target, and the store's surveillance cameras caught him in the act.
 

CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Paula Bogle found stabbed to death in west Tulsa home near Christmas in 2010 CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Paula Bogle found stabbed to death in west Tulsa home near Christmas in 2010

A Tulsa woman everyone called kind and caring was found stabbed to death in her west Tulsa home. Three years later the question remains; who would want her dead?

CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Tulsa man, Wayne Bell, shot while taking out trash in June 2013 CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Tulsa man, Wayne Bell, shot while taking out trash in June 2013

Three months ago, Wayne Bell was gunned down while taking out the trash and police still aren't sure why.

CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: 91-year-old Olin Lewis killed while riding motorcycle on Tulsa highway CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: 91-year-old Olin Lewis killed while riding motorcycle on Tulsa highway

A 91-year-old man was hit and killed on a Tulsa highway, and more than three years later the search for the person who did it continues.

CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Suspect hides in bathroom to steal from Tulsa Subway near Gilcrease Museum Rd CRIME STOPPERS ALERT: Suspect hides in bathroom to steal from Tulsa Subway near Gilcrease Museum Rd

A suspect plays hide and seek to steal from a west Tulsa Subway.