UPDATE: LPD says Saturday morning shooting now a homicide investigation, victim identified

Lawton Police investigating Saturday morning shooting

UPDATE 5:30 p.m.: Fort Sill officials confirmed to 7News that Angel Connor was a soldier on post.

UPDATE 2:35 p.m.: The Lawton Police Department says the victim, Angel Connor, has died from the shooting. They are now investigating the incident as a homicide.

Officials say a person of interest is in custody at this time.


LAWTON, Okla. (TNN) - The Lawton Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened early Saturday morning at an apartment complex.

According to LPD, officers were called out around 2:30 a.m. to the complex in the 600 block of SW 52nd street on a shooting.

When officers arrived on scene, they made contact with a female victim who had been shot. The victim was then transported to the hospital for treatment.

The Criminal Investigation Division was called out to process the scene.

Police are still investigating was caused the shooting to occur.

You can count on 7News to bring you updates as they become available.

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