Police investigating overnight shooting near downtown
TULSA, Okla. - Police are investigating a deadly overnight shooting near downtown Tulsa.
Officers arrested a suspect who was questioned at the police station. He has been identified as Jessdun Markham. Markham was arrested on a count of first-degree murder.
The call went out a little after midnight on Wednesday.
Police responded to a shooting at Sunset Plaza Apartments near the OSU Tulsa campus near downtown.
At the scene, officers found a 26-year-old victim, identified as Dequelon Penn, dead from multiple gunshot wounds, in the doorway of an apartment.
The suspect was arrested after police found him hiding on top of a YMCA building a few miles north of the apartments.
One person reportedly told officers she saw what happened and was also questioned.
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