Man dead after overnight stabbing; police believe suspect acted in self-defense

TULSA - A teenager was killed overnight after being stabbed on a street in north Tulsa.

A motorist found 19-year-old Marcus Brice in the street around 1 a.m.  He was stabbed several times near Marshall Street and North Sheridan.

The woman administered CPR until paramedics arrived. 

Brice was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say a man was walking north on Sheridan near Marshall when he was confronted by multiple individuals.  A fight ensued and the man pulled a knife, stabbing Brice before fleeing the scene.

Police say a private citizen convinced the suspect to return to the scene to speak with police.  He was transported to a nearby hospital with wounds to his face and forearm.

"We do have a possible suspect who has been detained," said Capt. Dan Miller.  He also has several stab wounds and is being transported to Hillcrest for medical evaluation before he's taken downtown for interviews."

The man was treated and released to be interviewed by police.

Police say they've interviewed the individuals involved and other witnesses.  No arrests have been made.

The identity of the person who fought with Brice and his group is being withheld pending the conclusion of the investigation.

Brice's is the city's 36th homicide of the year.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at (918) 596-COPS.

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