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Dying Too Young: Lamarrio Hunter

Oklahoman Modified: March 27, 2009 at 5:43 pm •  Published: March 25, 2009
Name: Lamarrio Hunter

Age: 15

Place of residence: Tulsa

Died: Jan. 14, 2006

What happened: Lamarrio was shot by a store clerk during a failed robbery. He and another teen entered a store and reportedly assaulted the clerk. The clerk fired five bullets. Three hit Lamarrio — in the back, the left hand and the left arm. The teens fled to an apartment complex, where medical officials believe he died. He was taken to a hospital but could not be saved. The Tulsa County district attorney declined to prosecute the store clerk who shot Lamarrio, saying the shooting was justified.

View full autopsy Other: Lamarrio's accomplice, Ashley Frye, was convicted in 2008 of being an accessory to the crime. She was sentenced to nine years in prison and three years probation. has disabled the comments for this article.


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