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Lawton's 8th Homicide of 2013

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LAWTON, Okla._ A shooting Monday night turned into the City of Lawton's eighth homicide of 2013 and police continue to search for his killers.

The victim was identified as 35-year-old Jonathan Eugene Shepherd. Police said he was shot near 13th and Northwest Taylor around 9:15 p.m. Monday night.

There police said they found the man lying in the front yard with a gunshot wound. Firefighters and emergency responders tried to save him, but he later died at memorial hospital.

A witness said the shooter fired the shot from the front yard of the house next door.

Tuesday, detectives were back at the crime scene and finally released it around noon, but not before questioning neighbors about what they saw.

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