Tulsa shooting victim's mother speaks out after son's death

TULSA, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • Julius Templeton was shot and killed earlier this month.
  • His mother spoke to FOX23.
  • Stefon Wytch is charged with his murder.

The mother of Julius Templeton, a recent shooting victim, talked only to FOX23 News about her son’s murder.

Templeton was shot and killed Friday, at Mohawk Manor Apartments

Stefon Wytch is charged with his murder.

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Tulsa police say Wytch shot Templeton in a jealous rage.

Wytch turned himself into police on Saturday.

Sheila Johnson says her son was trying to help a friend move, when Wytch became upset and shot him.

Johnson says she has forgiven Wytch and has reached out to console Wytch’s own mom.

Funeral services for Templeton will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. at New Jerusalem Baptist Church.

Templeton leaves behind an eight-year-old son.


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