UPDATE: LPD confirms victim’s death after Wednesday shooting, identity released

UPDATE: LPD confirms victim’s death after Wednesday shooting, identity released
A shooting Wednesday morning in Lawton sent a man to a hospital with a gunshot wound to his head. (Source: KSWO)

LAWTON, Okla. (TNN) - The Lawton Police Department says the victim of Wednesday’s shooting in west Lawton has died.

The victim has been identified as Tariq Jackson.

On Wednesday around 10:30 a.m., Jackson was shot in the head near 38th and Arlington. Jackson was transported to the hospital where doctor’s attempted to save his life but were ultimately unsuccessful.

Authorities are now investigating the incident as a homicide. Police say they are searching for the suspect(s) in the shooting.

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