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

  • Teenager charged in shooting death due in court

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Published: Wed, Nov 6, 2013

    DUNCAN — One of three Oklahoma teenagers charged in the shooting death of a college baseball player from Australia is due in court.

  • Redlands, East Central baseball teams come together to remember Chris Lane

    BY TRENT SHADID Staff Writer tshadid@opubco.com | Published: Thu, Oct 24, 2013

    The killing of Chris Lane has left Duncan shaken. On Thursday night, the two teams that the Australian played for, Redlands Community College and East Central University, came together for “Chris Lane Night at the Ballpark.”

  • Baseball game to honor slain Australian player

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Thu, Oct 24, 2013

    DUNCAN— Friends and teammates of an Australian baseball player who was fatally shot as he jogged in Oklahoma will attend a charity exhibition game Thursday night to raise money for a scholarship in his name.

  • Game honoring slain Aussie ballplayer in Oklahoma moved to next week

    | Updated: Tue, Oct 15, 2013

    DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) — Rainy weather has prompted the postponement of an exhibition baseball game honoring an Australian student who was on a baseball scholarship at an Oklahoma college when he was fatally shot. Twenty-two-year-old Chris Lane was shot and killed as he jogged down a street in...

  • Driver in Oklahoma thrill killing recalled victim screaming

    BY NOLAN CLAY nclay@opubco.com | Updated: Sat, Oct 5, 2013

    Investigators gather evidence from Facebook, cellphones and Twitter, records show.


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