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TPD releases identity of victim from north Tulsa hit-and-run

Posted at 11:34 AM, Feb 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-10 14:40:21-05

TULSA — Tulsa police have released the identity of the victim from a deadly hit-and-run in north Tulsa on Feb. 7.

Police identified the victim as 60-year-old Jerome Rucker Jr.

Officers responded to the scene Friday evening on the 4000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Officials say a vehicle was heading north on MLK Boulevard when it struck the victim.

Tulsa police say the suspect and vehicle have been found.

Police say the suspect was cooperative and was interviewed by traffic investigators.

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