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Police arrest suspect in connection to north Tulsa shooting

Posted at 9:31 AM, Mar 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-13 10:31:47-04

TULSA — Tulsa police have arrested a suspect in connection to a north Tulsa shooting.

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Police said they responded to a shooting Tuesday in the 2800 block of East Tecumseh Street, where they found a victim, Donny Lee Robinson, with a gunshot wound to his torso.

The arrest report says the suspect, Dustin Thompson, told officers he shot Robinson in self-defense after he confronted Robinson.

Thompson told officers he concealed a .45 caliber handgun he used during the shooting in a truck in front of his home, arrest reports stated.

Thompson was arrested for possession of a firearm after a federal conviction and was booked into David L. Moss.

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