Magoo's pool hall parking lot shooting: Deranta Ponder dies after being shot in the groin area

Posted at 10:27 AM, Sep 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-30 09:40:05-04

TULSA - Three days after being shot in the parking lot of a south Tulsa pool hall, a shooting victim has died.

Tulsa police said Deranta Ponder, 28, was shot in the groin area Sept. 26 outside Magoo's near 51st and Memorial. Ponder died early Thursday morning as a result of the wound to his femoral artery.

Police believe Ponder was shot following a transaction in the parking lot. According to video from the scene, police said a black Chrysler is seen pulling up next to a white car. A fight broke out and Ponder ran away before he collapsed. Both cars drove away.

Tulsa Police are asking anyone that may have shot video the fight or took a cell phone picture during the killing to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-2677 or Tulsa homicide Tip Line at 918-798-8477 or email homicide@cityoftulsa.og.

This will be Tulsa’s 53rd homicide for 2016.


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