Memorial Fund Set Up For OKC Murder Victim

Friday, January 18th 2013, 2:38 pm
By: News 9

A memorial fund has been set up for a young man who was shot and killed during a home invasion in northeast Oklahoma City.

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Anthony Hartfield, Jr. was in the prime of his life. He was in his first year of college at Connors State College. But the rising basketball star was gunned down at his father's home along N.E. 46th St. during a weekend visit, after someone kicked in the door early Monday morning.

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Friends and family say Hartfield Jr. loved spending time on the basketball court. His family says he was never in any trouble, and had dreams of one day making it big in the NBA.

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A memorial fund has been set up under Hartfield's name at any Wells Fargo bank locations. You can also donate online by going to the Anthony Hartfield Fund page.

Police are still looking for the suspect in this case. Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 235-7300. You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward