Tulsa police investigating homicide in south Tulsa


Tulsa police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Wednesday in south Tulsa near 51 Street and Memorial Drive. 

Officers were sent to the Cobblestone Apartments around 2:15 a.m. and learned someone had fired multiple shots through a second-floor bedroom window. 

The victim, 19-year-old Braylee Owens, was lying in bed with her boyfriend when one of the bullets hit her in the head. Paramedics took Owens to a Tulsa hospital, where she later died. Her boyfriend was not injured in the shooting. 

TPD detectives are currently interviewing witnesses about the shooting. Anyone with information about a suspect or what happened is asked to call Tulsa Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS. You can remain anonymous when calling.

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