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Deadly shooting at teen party


Scene of Tulsa shooting investigation
(Tulsa police officers respond after a shooting in a neighborhood near Highway 412 and N. Union Ave.)

One teen is dead and another went to the hospital after a shooting at a party in a Tulsa neighborhood early Sunday morning.


Tulsa police officers responded to a call about shots fired in a neighborhood near Highway 412 and N. Union Ave around 12:55 a.m. They arrived to find 15-year-old Joshua Saldivar dead in the street with a gunshot wound.


Detectives learned there were more than 100 people in the area for the party including many teenagers. At some point during the party, gunshots started.


A 16-year-old boy was also shot in the arm but is expected to be OK.


Detectives are actively working to identify a suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call Tulsa Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS. You can remain anonymous when calling, and rewards are paid for information that leads to an arrest.

If you have any videos from that night at or around the party, please submit them to the Homicide Unit using this link: https://bit.ly/45zuo9E

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