OKC Police Identify Man Shot To Death At Motel

Monday, February 1st 2016, 11:06 am
By: News 9

Oklahoma City police have identified a man who died after being shot at a motel early Saturday morning.

According to police, at about 3:30 a.m., officers responded to the report of a disturbance at Royal Inn, located at 2800 S. I-35 Service Road.

Officers arrived and found the victim, 38-year-old Justin Lucas, lying on an upper level landing within the complex, suffering from gunshot wounds. Witnesses reported to police that an altercation occurred at the motel and a series of gunshots were heard shortly thereafter.

Lucas was transported to an area hospital and was later pronounced dead as a result of his injuries. Police said there have been no arrests in this case and the suspect is still outstanding.

Anyone with information should call the Homicide tip-line at (405)-297-1200.

This is Oklahoma City’s 4th homicide of 2016, according to police.