Oklahoma Thrill Kill
Christopher Lane, 22, of Melbourne, was randomly targeted, shot and killed by three teenagers as he jogged — all because they wanted to avoid the boredom of an Oklahoma summer day.

Related Articles from NewsOK and The Oklahoman

  • Hearing delayed in Duncan baseball player slaying

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Thu, Jul 31, 2014

    DUNCAN — A preliminary hearing has been postponed for a southern Oklahoma man charged with helping two people hide the gun used to shoot a baseball player from Australia. A local newspaper reports that a hearing set for Wednesday for 22-year-old Oddesse Barnes has been moved to Nov. 18....

  • Murder trial for Michael Dewayne Jones, 18, of Duncan, reset to April.

    BY NOLAN CLAY, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Jul 16, 2014

    The murder trial of Michael Dewayne Jones, who is accused of driving the car when an Australian man was fatally shot, has been delayed until April.

  • Teen charged in Australian’s death due in court

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Tue, Jun 17, 2014

    DUNCAN — A teenager charged in the shooting death of an Oklahoma college baseball player from Australia is due in court. Sixteen-year-old James Francis Edwards Jr. is due in court Tuesday in Duncan. He’s charged with first-degree murder and accessory after the fact in the death of 22-year-old...

  • Hearing delayed for teen charged in Duncan death

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Tue, May 13, 2014

    DUNCAN — A hearing has been delayed for an Oklahoma teenager charged in the fatal shooting of an Australian baseball player.

  • Fourth Duncan resident charged in Australian's fatal shooting

    By Nolan Clay, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    Oddesse John David Barnes faces charge as accessory to first-degree murder after the fact.

  • Trial set in fatal shooting of Australian baseball player in Oklahoma

    By Nolan Clay, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Mar 20, 2014

    Two are charged with first-degree murder in fatal shooting of Australian baseball player who was jogging in Duncan, Oklahoma.

  • Oklahoma teens plead not guilty in Australian's death

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Thu, Mar 20, 2014

    DUNCAN — Two Oklahoma teenagers charged in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player in Oklahoma have pleaded not guilty and waived their right to a speedy trial.

  • Teens charged in death of Australian due in court

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Wed, Mar 12, 2014

    DUNCAN — Two Oklahoma teenagers charged in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player in Oklahoma are due in court. Eighteen-year-old Michael Dewayne Jones and 16-year-old Chancey Allen Luna are charged with first-degree murder in the death of Chris Lane and are due in court Wednesday...

  • Two charged in jogger's fatal shooting in Duncan thought gun had blanks, witness testifies

    BY NOLAN CLAY nclay@opubco.com | Updated: Tue, Feb 4, 2014

    The youngest of three defendants charged in fatal shooting of Australian baseball player Christopher Lane in Duncan testified against the other two after making a deal with prosecutors.



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