• One person dead after stabbing in downtown Tulsa

    By: Lynn Casey



    • One person is dead after a stabbing Thursday.
    • Police told FOX23 Lance Gatzman and another man in his early twenties were fighting over a bike behind the youth services building near 4th and Peoria.

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    • People from youth services tried to break up the fight, and the victim started trying to get away.
    • Gatzman chased him and stabbed him in the upper body. The victim later died in the hospital.
    • Police found Gatzman by the Katy Trail. He is being charged with first degree murder.
    • The Youth Services of Tulsa released a statement:

    "As you can imagine, we’re heartbroken and focused on our youth and staff right now. Thanks for checking with us."

    • Witnesses are still being interviewed.
    • FOX23 went to the scene.
    • Check this story for updates.

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