After a weeklong manhunt, authorities have confirmed that Kameron Jenkins, the 25-year-old suspect in the Cleveland County deputy shooting and the death of bystander Gwaun Frierson, has been found dead. The tragic ending to this search has left many reeling, as they try to make sense of the senseless violence that took place last week.
Who was Kameron Jenkins?
Kameron Jenkins was a 25-year-old man who was wanted in connection with a shooting that resulted in the death of a bystander and injured a Cleveland County deputy. Described by officials as a black man with dark brown eyes who wore his hair in dreadlocks, he was considered armed and dangerous. While little is known about his personal life, his actions have left a lasting impact on the community.
What Actually Happened Kameron Jenkins?
The incident that led to the manhunt for Kameron Jenkins began on State Route 135 in Garvin County, Oklahoma. Shots were fired, resulting in the death of bystander Gwaun Frierson and injuring a Cleveland County deputy. Kameron Jenkins was identified as the suspect and an intensive search was launched to locate him. After several days of searching, authorities found his body. The cause of death has not yet been disclosed.
Lacie LowryWANTED MAN FOUND DECEASED: The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says it found homicide suspect Kameron Jenkins dead near the original crime scene in Wynnewood where Jenkins shot a Cleveland County deputy in the face October 4th. A bystander was killed by a stray bullet. OHP said today they decided to do a secondary grid search of the area and found the body. The scene will be turned over to OSBI to complete its investigation.
Kameron Jenkins Found Dead
After days of intense searching, Kameron Jenkins was found dead on Tuesday, October 10th, 2023. He was declared as the subject of an intensive search by law enforcement agencies and was considered armed and dangerous. Details surrounding his death have not yet been released, but it is believed that he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The tragic end to the search for Kameron Jenkins has left many searching for answers. While we may never fully understand why someone would commit such acts of violence, it is important that we come together as a community to prevent similar tragedies from happening in the future. We mourn the loss of Gwaun Frierson and extend our condolences to his family and all those affected by these senseless acts of violence. Let us remember their legacy and work towards a safer, more peaceful world.