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UPDATE: Shooting death reported in south Oklahoma City house Tuesday

A homicide has been reported in south Oklahoma City. Police have responded to the shooting death of a house sitter on S Shartel Avenue
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: January 22, 2013 at 10:25 am •  Published: January 22, 2013

10:25 a.m. Police are working to notify relatives of a man dead in south Oklahoma City, according to a news release. His name has not been released.

The house where the man was found shot to death is at 6916 S Shartel Ave., police report.

About 1:25 a.m. officers responding to a shooting found the man dead inside the house.  

Anyone with information can call the homicide tip line (405) 297-1200. 

No arrests have been made. Callers can remain anonymous, and may be eligible for a cash reward.

5:30 a.m. A house sitter is dead in a south Oklahoma City shooting Tuesday, police report.

A homicide investigation is underway in the 6900 block of S Shartel Ave. The house sitter was killed about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, said police Lt. Gamille Hardin.

The person who lives in the house returned home and reported to police that the house sitter was in the living room dead of a gunshot wound, Hardin said. Police have taken the person who lives in the house to headquarters to be questioned, she said.

Hardin would not say whether the house sitter is a man or a woman. She declined to say whether the person who lives in the house is a man or woman.

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