Share “Man arrested on DUI complaint at scene of...”

Man arrested on DUI complaint at scene of northwest Oklahoma City homicide investigation

Oklahoma City police said Pedro Carrasco-Soria, 34, was under the influence of alcohol when he drove around a police barricade early Sunday and into an active crime scene.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: July 9, 2014 at 7:10 pm •  Published: July 9, 2014

A man was arrested on a driving under the influence complaint in an unusual place early Sunday — at the scene of an active homicide investigation in northwest Oklahoma City.

Police were called to NW 10 and N Klein Avenue about 12:45 a.m. after a man suffered a stab wound to the chest. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

As detectives investigated the area about 1:45 a.m., a man drove his car past a police vehicle blocking traffic and into the crime scene.

Police said Pedro Carrasco-Soria, 34, had bloodshot, watery eyes and his breath smelled like alcohol. He was unable to pass a field sobriety test and refused a breath test, according to the arrest report.

Carrasco-Soria was booked into the Oklahoma County jail on DUI and no state driver’s license complaints. He was released on bond Monday, a jail spokeswoman said.

One arrest has been made in connection with the homicide and another suspect is being sought, police said. has disabled the comments for this article.


  1. 1
    Tulsa man arrested on 19 complaints after high-speed pursuit
  2. 2
    Federal lawsuit filed against Sapulpa Public Schools in connection with rape allegation against...
  3. 3
    Fox News announces prime-time GOP debate participants
  4. 4
    Did Sen. James Lankford fall into the 'man trap' on abortion?
  5. 5
    Oklahoma State places three walk-ons on scholarship
+ show more


× Trending crime Article