Dave Tariq Walker Bio – Wiki
Dave Tariq Walker 19-year-old man wanted in connection with two separate homicides in Oklahoma City. Police said arrest warrants have been issued for him.
Dave Tariq Walker, 19, is believed to be involved in the killing of Marquez Pettit in September of last year in the 1600 block of Heyman Street and is also believed to be involved in the killing of 47-year-old James Leonard Smith near the London Square Apartments in the 7500 blocks of northwest 6th Street last November.
On Monday, officials with the Oklahoma City Police Department released a photo of 19-year-old Dave Tariq Walker. Walker is wanted on two separate murder cases spanning several months.
In September, authorities were called to a reported shooting near S.W. 15th and Pennsylvania Ave. When officers arrived, they found 20-year-old Marquez Pettit dead from a gunshot wound.
Authorities say an arrest warrant was issued for Walker in connection to that case and the murder of James Smith in November. Around 11:50 p.m. on Nov. 23, officers were called to the area of Greenvale Rd. and Melrose Ln. after witnesses reported hearing gunshots in the area.
When police arrived at the scene, they spotted a truck parked in the grass near the entrance to the London Square Apartments. Authorities say the truck appeared to be running and was resting against a chain-link fence, a police report states.
As officers got closer to the vehicle, they spotted a man’s body. Investigators say 47-year-old James Smith was pronounced dead at the scene from apparent gunshot wounds.