Suspect Arrested, Victim ID'd In SW OKC Homicide

Thursday, February 7th 2019, 10:18 am
By: News 9

A suspect has been arrested and the victim identified in a Southwest Oklahoma City homicide Tuesday night. 

Police say they were called to a disturbance in the 1600 block of Heyman Street near South Pennsylvania Avenue and Southwest 15th Street at 11:40 pm on Tuesday. Officers said they discovered a body in a field that had injuries consistent with homicide. 

The victim has been identified as 39-year-old Larry Lamar Ramsey, Jr., of Edmond.

Kenyatta Donnell Tucker, 34, has been arrested  on charges of first-degree murder and possession of a firearm after former conviction of a felony, and booked into the Oklahoma County Jail. 

Officers said they believe Ramsey and Tucker were arguing before the murder. 

Ramsey's homicide is the 10th in Oklahoma City in 2019.