UPDATE: Human foot found in East Tulsa
By Paul Crockett, Chris Davis and Joe Kelley
TULSA, Okla. — UPDATE:
Statement from Tulsa Police:
On 10-25-2011 Tulsa Police Officers were called to the retention pond at 500 S Mingo. Upon
arrival Officers found a detached left foot along with a female size 9 Saucony Jazz shoe. A
citizen and their dog were playing near the pond when the dog went into the pond and emerged
with the shoe and foot.
TPD Crime Scene responded and called in the Office of The Medical Examiner. The foot was
determined to be human and the Medical Examiner recovered and took possession of the foot
and shoe. The Tulsa Police Department Dive Team is on scene and will begin a systematic
search of the pond for any evidence this afternoon.
The foot could have been in the pond for some time, possibly as late as last winter. The Tulsa
Police Homicide Unit is releasing a photo of the shoe in hopes to gaining any information on an
We are actively looking at all missing persons reports at this time. If you have a possible name
to this missing shoe please call the Homicide Tip Line at 918 798 8477 or email Homicide at