Police arrest man for attempted robbery and shooting

TULSA, Okla. - A man is in jail accused of shooting and attempting to rob a man at gunpoint. 

The victim told Tulsa officers Tyreese Ford offered him a ride to a midtown motel around 9:00 p.m. Saturday.

Police say Ford demanded money, before pistol-whopping and firing at the victim.

Officers found Ford a short time later at a nearby motel.

The victim is recovering from a head injury.


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