LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - A shooting which happened just after midnight on Sunday in south Lawton is now being investigated as a homicide.
Shortly after midnight on Sunday, the Lawton Police Department responded to a reported shooting that happened in the 1300 block between SW Bishop Avenue and SW Oklahoma Avenue.
LPD has now confirmed that the victim died from their injuries. 7News has spoken with the family of the victim and they have identified him as Brian Brown Jr., a freshman at Lawton High School.
Lawton Public Schools officials say grief counselors were made available to students at LHS dealing with the loss of one of their classmates.
Officers with the Criminal Investigation Division are now investigating the shooting.
No other details have been released by the Lawton Police Department.
You can count on us to keep you updated on this developing story.