Three arrested in connection with ECU student shooting

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DUNCAN, OK - Duncan Police said three juveniles have been arrested in connection with an East Central University baseball player's death.

Police said 23-year-old Christopher Lane was jogging in Duncan when three people in a black vehicle drove up behind him and shot in him the back.

The incident happened at the intersection of Twilight Beach and Country Club Road.

Lane was an Australian national attending ECU on an athletic scholarship.

ECU athletic director Jeff Williams said in a statement.,

"The ECU family is saddened to hear about this tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Lane family and friends. We will do everything possible to support his family and teammates during this sad time."