OKLAHOMA CITY, OK. (THECOUNT) — Shane Bonitz, of Oklahoma City, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Oklahoma City shooting on Sunday.

Bonitz, 43, was discovered suffering from gunshot wounds around 6 p.m. Sunday after police responded to the area near SW 36th & Western, in Oklahoma City, OK, on calls of a disturbance.


The victim was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.

According to police, 68-year-old Gerald Guinn, of Oklahoma City, and Bonitz were involved in a “heated argument” when Guinn opened fire, striking and killing Bonitz.

Guinn was arrested on a complaint of possession of a firearm after former conviction of a felony, reported KFOR on Monday.

Oklahoma City police say the district attorney’s office will determine if any charges will be filed in Bonitz’s death.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with possible information on the deadly incident should contact police at 911.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Bonitz:

Geo quick facts: Oklahoma City is the capital of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It’s known for its cowboy culture and capitol complex, surrounded by working oil wells. The reflecting pool and empty glass and bronze chairs of the Oklahoma City National Memorial recall the victims of the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. The Survivor Tree, an American elm nearly destroyed in the attack, is also part of the memorial – wikipedia.

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