Man charged in the drive-by murder of Oklahoma teen

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Cody Delano

MOORE, Okla. – A Lexington man has now been formally charged in connection with a drive-by shooting that killed a 14-year-old girl in Moore, Okla.

Cody Dallas Delano, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder.

According to court documents, Delano had been at a party at the home in Moore.

Court records state that Delano left after getting into a fight with other people at the party.

Police say that Delano later returned to the home and opened fire from a passing vehicle.

One of those bullets struck Railena Rhodes, 14, in the neck and killed her.

Rhodes was a freshman at Moore High School.

Delano is being held in the Cleveland County Jail on a $3 Million bail.
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