Man who was shot in his front yard earlier this month dies from injuries
OKLAHOMA CITY – A man who was shot in his front yard earlier this month has died from his injuries.
Around 7 p.m. on Sept. 6th, police were called to reports of a shooting in the 8500 block of S. Youngs Blvd.
When officers arrived, they found 34-year-old Erik Mueller suffering from a gunshot wound in the front yard.
Mueller was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries.
After interviewing witnesses, police identified the suspect in the shooting as 38-year-old Paul Sanchez.
Sanchez was arrested for shooting with intent to kill and use of a vehicle to discharge a firearm.
On Sept. 14th, Mueller died from his injuries.
Sanchez’s shooting with intent to kill charge has since been modified to a first-degree murder charge.