Tulsa Oklahama Black April 2012 Shooting – SELaplana

Three black men were left dead and two more wounded by the shooting incident happened on early Friday, April 6, 2012 in Tulsa, Oklahama.

Background

On April 6, 2010, a black man killed a white man during a fight in Comanche Park Apartments at 3608 N. Quaker Ave, in Tulsa, Oklahama. The white man was shot in the chest by the black one.

The white man’s name is Carl England.

The black man, the suspect, is currently serving his term in jail.

The Shooting Incident

All the victims were out in the street walking. Each of the shooting scenes is about 3 miles apart. But they were all shot just in a day and all the victims are black.

The Investigation

The shooting incident in Oklahama is investigated by police officers along with the FBI and US Marshalls in a task force code name “Operation Random Shooter”.

The authorities believed that the shooting of the three black men is done by the same person or by the same group, considering the time of the shooting, the distance between them, the race of those victims and the activity done by the victims.

Authorities are considering a white man driving a white pick-up the man of interest. And just few hours after forming the taskforce, they immediately made the arrest of the two suspects.

Suspects Arrest

On Sunday, April 8, 2012, at 1AM two white men were arrested by authorities. They are the suspects in the Oklahama recent shooting of black men.

The suspects are:

  1. Jake England – 19-year-old
  2. Alvin Watts – 32-year-old

The will be charged with 3 counts of murder and 2 counts of attempted murder.

Suspects Motivation

On Thursday, a day before the Oklahama shooting incident, the suspect, Jake England posted a message at his Facebook which says:

Today is two years that my dad has been gone shot by a ***** ***** hard not to go off between that and sheran I’m gone in the head.

RIP

. Dad and sheran I

. Love and miss u

I think about both of u every second of the day

The other suspect Alvin Watts replied on Jake’s message saying:

I kno i miss them 2. My last meomeries were great ones of them. Its nt goodbye its c u later.

Then before the shooting incident, Jake updated his Facebook profile with this message:

Chilling at that house people talking shit on me for some *** I didn’t do lil man and cady Ian’s here I do believer it just mite be the time to call it quits I I hate to say it like that but I’m done if something does happen tonite be ready for another funeral later

The Victims

Those who are shot dead by the suspects are:

  1. Dannaer Fields, 49
  2. Bobby Clark, 54
  3. William Allen, 31

Authorities identified those who are wounded as:

  1. Deon Tucker, 44
  2. and David Hall, 46

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