OKC Man Shot Victim Who Tried To Get Into His Tent, Then Waited To Call 911: Report

okc murder
Source: MEGA; Oklahoma City police

Aug. 22 2022, Published 3:22 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

A man in Oklahoma is accused of shooting a person who tried to get into his tent, then waiting to call 911, police said.

Article continues below advertisement

Around 5 a.m. on Aug. 21, police in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, responded to a shooting on South Brookline Street.

The caller, Tony Ivers, said a person was trying to get into his tent, according to police.

Article continues below advertisement

It was later determined the victim, whose name has not been released, tried to get in the tent and was shot once by Ivers, according to police. But authorities said Ivers waited a “substantial period” before calling 911.

When he did, police went to the scene and found the victim dead.

Ivers has now been charged with first-degree murder.


Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2023 Empire Media Group, Inc. Front Page Detectives is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.