Bail Set For Teen Accused Of Shooting Eight In Bricktown

Thursday, May 24th 2012, 3:34 pm
By: News 9

A judge set a $160,000 bond for the 16-year-old accused of opening fire on a crowd of fans following Monday night's final playoff game between the Thunder and Lakers.

Police arrested Avery Myers Tuesday on eight complaints of shooting with intent to kill. He appeared before a judge Thursday via video link.

According to police, Myers confessed to pulling out a gun and shooting into the crowd near Mickey Mantle Drive and Reno Avenue. Eight people were hit. One victim, 22-year-old Norman Richards, remains hospitalized in critical condition.

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