Gunfire erupts at east Tulsa party, arrests made

Posted at 10:15 AM, Mar 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-26 15:49:52-04

TULSA - A party held to remember a recent homicide victim turned violent Saturday.

Tulsa police were called to an apartment near 21st and Memorial Drive where a rival gang showed up and started shooting at guests.

Police said the guests then fired back.

Two young men, including the host of the party, Shonika Renae Thompson, 41, were arrested.

Inside the apartment, officers found four loaded pistols, marijuana, pills and alcohol.

No injuries were reported.

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