NPD Arrests One in Connection to Shooting Death

Date of Press Release: 
Sat, 06/23/2018
Press Release By: 
Captain Brent Barbour

On June 23, 2018 at about 3:43 P.M. the Norman Police Department responded to a reported shooting in the 600 block of North University Blvd. Upon their arrival, Officers located a male victim in the front yard of a residence that appeared to have been shot multiple times. The male was transported by EMSSTAT to a local hospital where he later passed away.

While at the scene, Officers contacted Stacey Zimmerman, age 47 of Norman, who indicated she had been involved in the incident. During the ensuing investigation it was determined that the male victim and Ms. Zimmerman have been involved in a prior relationship. Based on information and evidence gathered during the investigation Ms. Zimmerman has been placed under arrest and transported to the F. Dewayne Beggs Detention Center where she remains held on one count of murder in the second degree.

No additional subjects were involved in the incident and no additional persons are being sought in relation to the incident. The identity of the male victim is being held pending further notifications of family and will be released early next week. Anyone with information about the incident who has not already contacted investigators is asked to contact the Norman Police Department at 405-321-1444.

Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.