17-year-old male found dead in Oklahoma City apartment complex courtyard

Homero Macias was found dead Monday morning at Portland House Apartments. No arrests have been made in the homicide.
by Juliana Keeping Modified: July 16, 2012 at 9:16 pm •  Published: July 16, 2012

A teenager was found dead Monday in Oklahoma City.

Homero Macias, 17, was a former student at U.S. Grant High School, said his mother, Leticia Macias.

He left her home about 5 p.m. Sunday with friends, she said.

Police found Macias dead Monday morning in the courtyard at the Portland House Apartments, located at 3901 S Portland Ave.

Oklahoma City police responded to a call of gunshots fired about 6:40 a.m. Monday before finding Macias, police Master Sgt. Gary Knight said.

No arrests have been made.

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by Juliana Keeping
Enterprise Reporter
Juliana Keeping is on the enterprise reporting team for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. Keeping joined the staff of The Oklahoman in 2012. Prior to that time, she worked in the Chicago media at the SouthtownStar, winning a Peter Lisagor Award...
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