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Tulsa police ID homicide victim, suspected shooter in deadly gun range shooting

Posted at 3:55 PM, Jun 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-08 15:55:05-04

TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa police release the identity of the homicide victim and the suspected shooter in deadly Tulsa gun range shooting.

Police say the victim 24-year-old Mitchell Bab of Baton Rouge, Louisiana died from his injuries.

The shooter, 29-year-old Christopher Washington, is still alive but police say he is not expected to survive.

On June 5, authorities began investigating the shooting at the 2A Shooting Center near Admiral and Yale.

Witnesses and video show two men arrived at the gun range separately, Tulsa police said. One of the men shot the other multiple times and then turned the gun on himself.

Police said Washington was taken to a local hospital in critical condition on Friday.

Police said they are not sure what led up to the shooting.

This is the second time a shooting has occurred at the gun range.

READ MORE: Police investigate shooting at Tulsa gun range

In 2018, a man shot and killed himself with a rented pistol.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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