In Lawton, police are investigating that cities seventh homicide of 2014.  A pair of out of town contractors were staying at a Super 8 Motel just west of I-44 on Friday night when a man armed with a gun entered their room.

Police say the suspect fought with the victims when they refused to get on the ground.  During the struggle, Johnny Allen was shot several times.  He was pronounced dead at Comanche County Memorial hospital a short time later.

The suspect fled and is still at-large.  He is described as a black male with a thin build, about 5 feet 9 inches tall.  He was wearing a scarf over his face.  Anyone with information should call Lawton Crime Stoppers at 580- 355-4636 or Lawton Police detectives at 580- 581-3240.