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Two more die in Oklahoma City homicides

by Juliana Keeping Published: November 9, 2012

Two people have died this week in Oklahoma City homicides.

On Monday, Nov. 5, Cody Davis was found shot in parking lot of an apartment complex at 11:30 p.m. at 2706 N Meridian Ave. He later died at OU Medical Center.

Thursday night, Nov. 8, Antonio Pereyra, 20, was shot to death at 1233 SW 58 during a confrontation with several people.The shooting suspect has been identified as Christopher Lance Wildman, 20. Both men were armed, police said.

We have few details so far but will continue to follow these stories.

Pereyra’s death was the 81st homicide in 2012.

There have not been more homicides in Oklahoma City since 1993, when police reported 92 homicides. (That is excluding the Oklahoma City Bombing in 1995, in which 169 people were killed). From 2000 to 2011, yearly homicides ranged from 43 to 75.

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by Juliana Keeping
Enterprise Reporter
Juliana Keeping is on the enterprise reporting team for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. Keeping joined the staff of The Oklahoman in 2012. Prior to that time, she worked in the Chicago media at the SouthtownStar, winning a Peter Lisagor Award...
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