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Tulsa Race Massacre victim search complete at 2 of 3 sites

 

October 18, 2019



TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Scanning for the remains of victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre is complete at two of three sites in north Tulsa.

The city said Thursday that scanning with ground-penetrating radar by the Oklahoma Archaeological Survey is finished at Oaklawn Cemetery and a nearby park.

The city said scanning at another cemetery will take place "in the coming weeks" for victims of the violence that left as many as 300 dead on Tulsa's Black Wall Street .

Results are expected to be presented to an oversight committee in December or January.

Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum said in October the...



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