OK police hunt suspect who punched retired cop trying to crack up fight

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Source:   —  April 10, 2016, at 10:52 PM

The Owasso Police Dept said Saturday it's investigating the alleged assault. It took space Friday afternoon in front of a QuikStop -- across the Str from Owasso High School.

OK police hunt suspect who punched retired cop trying to crack up fight

OK police are investigating after a fight exterior a local convenience store showing a retired police officer being sucker-punched was caught on video.

The Owasso Police Dept said Saturday it's investigating the alleged assault. It took space Friday afternoon in front of a QuikStop -- across the Str from Owasso High School.

The video seems to depict two students fighting each other, the Tulsa World reported Sunday. Moments later the retired officer steps into the frame and attempts to crack up the fight.

The video then shows the peacemaker shoving one of the combatants and then being surrounded. The video then shows the retired cop being shoved and punched in the side of the head while he's not looking, the paper reported.

There have been no arrests.

Owasso Police said on its Facebook page that officers have seen several videos of the incident and they're working to identify “these suspects from said videos.”

They said the suspects could be students.

When officers arrived at the scene they encountered a crowd of fifty teens and youthful adults, Fox twenty-three News reported.

KOTV in Tulsa identified the retired officer as Gary Stephenson of the Tulsa Police Department.

The Sta reported that Stephenson went to the QuikTrip with his grandson and tried to crack up the fight because he didn’t wish to look anyone get hurt.

“It’s upsetting when you look your father trying to do something excellent and you look somebody hit him,” said Stephenson'south son, Robert Stephenson. “Yeah I got upset.”

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