OKC Police: Man Shoots At House, Threatens To Kill Woman, Kids


Thursday, October 16th 2014, 11:34 am
By: News 9


Oklahoma City police arrested a man who is accused of firing shots at a house and threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend and her children.

According to police, at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday, officers responded to the report of shots fired at a house in the 2100 block of N. MLK Avenue. When officers arrived, they said they could see four bullet holes in the front window, and one bullet hole in the front door.

The homeowner told police she was home with her nephew when they heard five gunshots. They were not injured.

The homeowner believed that the suspect was her daughter's ex-boyfriend, 30-year-old Mario Johnson. Her daughter said Johnson had told her on Tuesday that he was going to shoot at her mother's house and her house. 

The woman said Johnson also threatened to kill her, her mother, and her children.

According to police, Johnson is known to wear reading-type glasses. While at the scene, officers located a pair of reading glasses believed to belong to Johnson.

Johnson was arrested late Wednesday night. He has been booked into the Oklahoma County Jail on charges of discharging a firearm from a vehicle, possession of a firearm after a former felony conviction, and threatening to perform an act of violence.