One person dead after stabbing in downtown Tulsa

Mother speaks out after son is killed in downtown Tulsa stabbing incident


  • 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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