Local & Regional
Sat March 23, 2013
Pizza Man Killed near 11th and Delaware
Tulsa Police report a man unloading dough from a truck at a Papa John's Pizza store, near the TU campus, was fatally shot outside the business.
The shooting took place about 6 a.m. Saturday on East 11th Street.
Officers say the victim was unloading dough from the trailer of a semi-truck when his partner, who was inside the restaurant, heard a loud crash.
A delivery partner found the victim on the ground with two gunshot wounds to the chest.
The victim is 53-year-old Robert Horton. He is from Arlington, Texas. The crew had driven from Texas and was making deliveries in Oklahoma.
The motive for the shooting is unclear.