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Murder Suspect Found Dead

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Lawton, Ok_Murder suspect Bryan Pierce has died of what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. 

Pierce had been charged with second-degree murder in the July 2013 shooting death of his ex-wife, Traci Young.  He told police that he shot Traci because he thought that she was an intruder.   

Comanche County Sheriff Kenny Stradley says the investigation is in the early stages.  Pierce's body has been sent to the Oklahoma Medical Examiner's office for autopsy.

 

 

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