Man Charged With Murder In Northwest OKC Deadly Shooting


Friday, December 23rd 2011, 4:42 pm
By: News 9


An Oklahoma City man is charged with first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of another man outside a gas station in northwest Oklahoma City.

11/19/2011 Related Story: OKC Police Arrest Two In Shooting That Killed Man, Injured Another

Dejoun Chamberliss was killed last Saturday after police say he and his friend got into an argument with Joseph Young and his teenaged friend.

12/17/2011 Related Story: Police Investigate Northwest OKC Shooting

Police say Young shot Chamberliss and 21-year-old Cleondre Watkins, but Watkins survived.

Officers arrested Young on December 18, along with the 16-year-old suspect. Young was booked into the Oklahoma County jail on complaints of first-degree murder and assault with a deadly weapon.

The teen suspect was arrested on complaints of accessory to murder and assault with a deadly weapon.