OKC Police Identify Alleged Robber Shot, Killed By Victim


Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 11:33 am
By: News 9


Oklahoma City police have identified a man who was shot and killed when he reportedly tried to rob another man in northwest Oklahoma City.

According to police, at about 7 p.m. on Friday, January 16, officers responded to the report of a shooting in the parking lot of 4 Seasons Grocery, located 13 N.W. 63rd Street.

Authorities said a man was leaving the store and getting into his car when another man attempted to rob him. Police said the victim has a conceal-and-carry permit and shot the robber, fatally.

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On Tuesday, police identified the shooter as 21-year-old Braylen Brown. Police said 21-year-old Quantrell Lawrence was the one who was shot and killed. 

Police said it appears that Brown, Lawrence, and Brown's girlfriend, 20-year-old LaKeiia Moore, were inside of the vehicle when the shooting took place.

A thorough investigation will be completed. Neither Brown nor Moore has been arrested. It will be up to the District Attorney's Office as to whether charges are filed, according to police.

If you have any information, call the Homicide Tip Line at (405)-297-1200.