Arrest Warrant Issued For Man Accused Of Fatally Shooting Man In SE OKC

Monday, May 10th 2021, 7:17 pm
By: News 9


An arrest warrant was issued for a man accused of fatally shooting a man in southeast Oklahoma City.

Police are looking for 22-year-old Giovanni Silva, who has a first-degree murder warrant issued against him.

The shooting happened Saturday evening in the 200 block of SE 26th Street near South Shields Boulevard.

Valente Torres, 23, was found shot multiple times. He was taken to a local hospital where he died.

Investigators think the two men got into an argument when the suspect pulled out a gun and shot Torres several times.

Silva was later identified as the suspect. Witnesses told police he drove away from the shooting in a blue Nissan Altima.

Silva is considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach him if you see him, police said.

Anyone with information about Silva's whereabouts is asked to call 911.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the homicide tip line at 405-297-1200.