Man found dead in parking lot of local fast-food restaurant

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OKLAHOMA CITY -- It was a violent night in the metro after a man is found dead in a Taco Mayo parking lot. It happened near N.W. 30th and Classen.

An employee of the restaurant called police to report suspicious activity after a vehicle pulled into the parking lot and parked in a strange position for several minutes.

When police got on scene they found the driver dead from what is described as "severe trauma".

Several blocks away police did end up taking a man into custody. However, it is unknown if the man is a suspect in the case or not. Right now police say they're still investigating.

There is no word on the nature of the victim’s injuries.