Lawton Police searching for felony suspect

Published: Oct. 18, 2021 at 2:03 PM CDT
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LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Police used dogs in their attempt to look for a felony suspect in a northwestern Lawton neighborhood.

Police began searching for a suspect on foot in the Terrace Hills neighborhood shortly before 1 p.m. Monday afternoon.

According to police, they were serving a felony warrant when the suspect took off.

The suspect’s name has not been released but Lawton Police have said he is wanted in connection to a shooting earlier in the year.

Lawton Police used K9s in an effort to track the suspect down.

They eventually called off the search in the Terrace Hills neighborhood around 3.

They said the public is not in any danger.

This is a developing story. You can count on 7News to keep you updated as we learn more.

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