Lawton PD Investigating City's 5th Homicide of 2015

The Lawton Police Department is investigating the city's 5th homicide of 2015.

A man was found unresponsive in the street near 17th and A Avenue Friday evening.

LPD Officers responded to a call on 1714 SW A Avenue around 11:20 Friday night after two people walking down the street found 36-year-old Keith Wayne Kern lying in the driveway. Police say one person called 911, while the other attempted life saving measures.

Once police got to the area, they found Kern on the ground with blood on his clothes and unresponsive.

Kern was taken to the hospital where he died from apparent knife wounds.  Kern's body has been transported to the Medical Examiner's office in Oklahoma City for an autopsy.

Police have not released the details of the suspect at this time and no one has been arrested.

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