Victim Identified in South Tulsa Shooting

Kevin Hawkins

A man was shot and killed in a south Tulsa parking lot early Sunday morning.

42-year-old Kevin Hawkins was found dead in a parking lot near 5200 S. Lewis Avenue around 3:45 this morning.

According to police, the Hawkins was with an acquaintance when a man approached their car armed with a handgun. The suspect demanded money from the Hawkins.

A struggle broke out and the shots were fired. Police believe the suspect fled on foot, possibly west.

Investigators are interviewing witnesses at this time.

The suspect is described a black male in his twenties with braids and between 5'6" to 5'8".

Anyone with information on the suspect's identity is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-2477, the Homicide Tip Line at 918-798-8477 or email