Muskogee Teen Charged In 2010 Mall Shooting Shot, Killed


Friday, December 9th 2011, 7:24 pm
By: News 9


Five suspects were taken into custody after a Muskogee teen was shot and killed Friday morning.

The victim, 18-year-old Anton Nelson, was one of five charged in the Muskogee mall shooting last year. He had since been released on bail.

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Police say Nelson was shot at 21st and Tennyson in Muskogee just before 10:30 a.m. He was transported to a Muskogee hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Muskogee police took five people into custody for questioning after Friday's shooting. Their names have not been released.

Nelson was charged as a youthful offender in the Arrowhead mall shooting that killed 17-year-old Jarrod Reed, April 10, 2010.

His counts included: one count of accessory to 1st degree murder, and 5 counts of accessory to assault and battery with a deadly weapon.