Jury recommends four life sentences for Tulsa man in two 2015 shootings

Posted at 8:15 PM, Apr 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-20 21:21:09-04

A jury found a Tulsa man guilty Friday and recommended four life sentences for two 2015 shootings.

The jury found Kerry Orlando Payne guilty of shooting and killing Jeffery Alexander in a north Tulsa alley back in October 2015.

Payne was also found guilty of shooting two men and a 10-year-old boy inside a barbershop.

Both shootings happened on the same day.

The district attorneys office said jurors recommended life without parole in the shooting death of Alexander, life sentences for the three shootings inside the barbershop and 20 years for the possession of a firearm.

Sentencing is set for June 1 at 9:30 a.m.

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