Guthrie Police Make Arrest In Connection With Shooting That Left A Teen Dead

Tuesday, November 9th 2021, 12:25 pm
By: News 9

GUTHRIE, Oklahoma -

Guthrie police said they have made an arrest in connection with the murder of a 14-year-old in Guthrie over the weekend. A firearm was also recovered.

Antwoine Watson Jr. was identified as the teen who was killed.

A 15-year-old was arrested in connection with the homicide. Investigators are requesting he be charged with first-degree murder. His identity has not been released.

The 14-year-old suffered multiple gunshot wounds on Sunday evening.

According to the GPD, officers responded to the 500 block of W. Noble and State Highway 33 just after 5 p.m.

Officers say the victim was being transported to the hospital in a personal vehicle before the driver alerted an ambulance that was passing by.

The teen was formerly a student at Coyle Public Schools but was enrolled with EPIC Charter Schools most recently.

Later on, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.