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One teen dead, one hospitalized after drive-by shooting on BA Expressway

Posted at 11:30 AM, Jul 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-01 19:22:33-04

TULSA, Okla. — An early morning drive-by shooting left one teen dead and another person in the hospital on Sunday.

Tulsa police received a call around 1:00 a.m. of shots fired near the BA Expressway.

Police say identified the victim as Terek Chairs.

One of the vehicles involved was a stolen Kia Soul. Officers say a 17-year-old was driving the stolen car and got involved in a gunfight with another driver.

The teen was killed and a passenger was shot multiple times and taken to the hospital. Another person ran away from the scene.

One passenger in the Kia Soul was shot multiple times and transported to a local hospital, the other passenger fled the scene.

At this time, there is no information or vehicle description for the other suspected to be involved in the drive-by shooting.

Authorities shut down the BA Expressway from Sheridan to Memorial to recover dozens of shell casings from different caliber weapons.

This is an active investigation, we will update as more information becomes available.

Police ask if you know anything or were a witness to the shooting, please call Tulsa Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.

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