Oklahoma City police seek clues in three Tuesday night homicides

Customers of the 4 Seasons Gas & Food store in Oklahoma City remembered Habib Hajimirzaei, 62, as a kind man. The slain clerk was one of three men killed in a two-hour period Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.
by Robert Medley Modified: July 24, 2013 at 9:00 pm •  Published: July 24, 2013

“He was a wise man. He had everybody's best interest in mind,” Watson said. “He was a dedicated person.”

Store owner Sassan Rabiefarr was working the cash register Wednesday morning and said he was too busy with customers to comment about the killing.

Davion Thompson, 17, of Oklahoma City

Thompson was shot to death about 9:30 p.m. at 10604 N Military Ave., police report.

The shooter was in a white Dodge Charger with center cap wheels similar to police patrol car wheels, Wardlow said. The newer model car had tinted windows.

Thompson was taken to OU Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

James Edgar Canaday, 57, of Oklahoma City

Canaday was found dead about 9 p.m. at 429 SE 55. He had suffered trauma to his body consistent with a homicide, police Master Sgt. Gary Knight said.

Anyone with information about any of these cases is asked to call the homicide tip line at 297-1200.

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by Robert Medley
Breaking News Reporter
Robert Medley has been a reporter for The Oklahoman since 1989, covering various news beats in the Oklahoma City metro area and in the Norman news bureau. He has been part of the breaking news team since 2008. A 1987 University of Oklahoma...
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