VERNON--Police in Vernon have arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting death of a man Monday afternoon in a residential area. The victim has been identified as Daniel Contreras, 26. Police say Contreras was a Mexican citizen.
Vernon Police responded to a call Monday afternoon that a man driving a silver Intrepid around the neighborhood had a gun. They were checking out that report when they found Contreras' body lying in front of a house in the 2400 block of Violet St. He had been shot several times.
Police say they have a suspect. He's 37-year-old Dario Avilez-Nieto. He was arraigned and charged with murder. His bond is set at $250,000.
After the hearing, the Judiciary panel is expected to vote in the next two weeks to recommend Neil Gorsuch favorably to the full Senate.
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Sign for kids up for this great summer program now. The Lawton Police Department will be hosting its 2nd annual Junior Citizens Police Academy this summer. The Junior Citizens Police Academy gives teens a peek inside what it is like to be a police officer while building community relations.