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Oklahoma City police arrest 3 in teen's shooting death

Posted: 12:07 PM, Mar 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-18 13:07:28-04
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Police in Oklahoma City say they have arrested three people in connection with last week's shooting death of a southeastern Oklahoma teen.

Sgt. Gary Knight said Monday that investigators took three people into custody following Friday's fatal shooting of 18-year-old Jake McClain of Idabel.

Knight says McClain and one of the suspects, 20-year-old Seth Tisho of Idabel, had driven to Oklahoma City from Idabel to "conduct an illegal transaction" when McClain was allegedly shot and killed by another suspect, 22-year-old Jonate Jefferson of Oklahoma City. A third suspect, 22-year-old Elijah Wilson of Oklahoma City, was also taken into custody.

Oklahoma County Jail records indicate all three suspects face murder complaints and are being held without bond.

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