AK-47 found in reference to east Tulsa homicide; two suspects arrested after Tulsa crime spree

Posted at 10:00 AM, Jun 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-26 17:17:31-04

TULSA -- Police believe they've located the weapon used in a weekend homicide in east Tulsa.

In a report released Sunday, police say pedestrians walking along the Shoreline Apartments found an AK-47 under a dock near a pond.

RELATED: Two suspects arrested for first degree murder after Tulsa crime spree

The gun is believed to be the one used in Saturday's murder of Johnathan Stephens, 27.

According to police, patrol officers already recovered a handgun along the pursuit route.

Stevens was killed while parking his vehicle early Saturday morning at the Virginia Lee Apartments.

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