18-year-old arrested in connection with shooting that killed innocent bystander

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old in connection with a deadly shooting that killed an innocent bystander.

Around 4:44 p.m. on Oct. 1, officers were called to a reported shooting at a business near N.E. 13th and N. Lottie Ave.

When police arrived on the scene, they found 29-year-old Ashley Rice suffering from a gunshot wound.

Oklahoma City police at the scene of a shooting that led to the death of an innocent bystander. The suspects are still on the loose.
Oklahoma City police at the scene of a shooting that led to the death of an innocent bystander. The suspects are still on the loose.

Investigators say Rice was hit by a stray bullet stemming from an altercation between two other people.

Rice was rushed to a local hospital where she died from her injuries.

On Tuesday, officials say they have finally made an arrest in the case.

Officers and U.S. Marshals arrested 18-year-old Tavion Edwards for a first-degree murder warrant.

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