Teen Arrested, Accused Of Going To Stillwater Apartment To Shoot Girlfriend’s Father

Wednesday, July 21st 2021, 10:22 pm
By: Brieon Sumlin

PAYNE COUNTY, Oklahoma -

Stillwater police arrested an 18-year-old, accused of assault with a deadly weapon following a reported domestic disturbance.

According to police, a woman called 911 at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday about the domestic dispute involving her boyfriend, Jacob Louis Scott.

She told a Payne County deputy that Scott arrived at the home located in the 2200 block of West 22nd with a handgun. According to the police report, Scott pointed the gun in the direction of the victim and a juvenile family member and fired a shot. No one was hit.

Police said Scott then fired several additional shots in the air and continued to shoot as he left the scene in his car.

Other area law agencies were alerted to be on the lookout for Scott.

Stillwater police were dispatched at approximately 2:30 p.m. to an apartment complex located at 320 E. McElroy.

A Payne County deputy and several officers stopped a vehicle trying to leave and found Scott in the passenger seat.

Scott had a loaded AR-15 in his lap, authorities said. Investigators learned Scott allegedly went to the apartment to find and shoot his girlfriend’s father.

He was arrested on a complaint of conspiracy, two complaints of assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm after felony juvenile adjudication and possession of Xanax with intent to distribute.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.