UPDATE: Lawton Police speak on city’s first homicide of 2022

Published: Jan. 6, 2022 at 4:39 PM CST
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LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Lawton Police are investigating the first homicide of 2022.

Details are slim at this time, though police have been investigating the crime scene at St. James Apartments on Cache Road.

According to police, the victim was found Thursday but the crime may have happened some time Wednesday or Thursday.

One person of interest has been taken into custody.

No identities have been released at this time.

“There is, at this time, no reason to be in fear, there is absolutely no danger, we have the suspect in custody and we have our detectives continuously working this case until we can get it solved,” Lawton Police Public Information Officer Andrew Grubbs said.

You can count on 7News to keep you updated as we learn more.

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