A shooting reported at approximately 1:30 Saturday morning led to a 19 year old female being hospitalized overnight with non-life threatening injuries & police seeking a 19 year old male suspect.
A party at a home located at the corner of Osage and Highland quickly turned bad when a car load of underage people arrived. The group was asked to leave and a disturbance resulted out into the street on Hazel. 19 year old Brandi Ochoa was shot once in the leg. Those Brandi had arrived with quickly left the area. Ponca City Fire Department ambulance found Brandi in the street on Hazel and transported her to Ponca City Alliance. She is expected to be released later today.
Police are seeking 19 year old Alexis Chavez aka Ochoa as a suspect in the shooting. The investigation is continuing.
If you have any information regarding the location of Chavez aka Ochoa, please call the Ponca City Police Department at 580 767-0370 or the Ponca City Area Crime Stoppers at 762-5100.
Anyone wishing to send an anonymous tip on line regarding the location of the suspect, or any other crime, can access the link at www.poncacityok.gov. Click on the Crime Stoppers link on the home page, fill out the tip sheet and send the information. You can text PCPD (274637) from your cell phone. If you want to contact us by email, [email protected]. As always, you will remain anonymous and you may receive a reward of up to $1000.