- Associated Press - Friday, January 29, 2016

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The Latest on an evidentiary hearing involving two Oklahoma inmates (all times local):

5:30 p.m.

An Oklahoma judge says she plans to rule April 13 on whether two men convicted of a fatal 1994 drive-by shooting will win their freedom or new trials.

Tulsa District Judge Sharon Holmes set the date after hearing evidence Friday by attorneys for Malcolm Scott and DeMarchoe (De-MARK’-oh) Carpenter, who are serving life in prison for the killing.

Their attorneys argued that evidence from the gun and the car used in the killing pointed to another man - Michael Lee Wilson - in the killing of 19-year-old Karen Summers.

Wilson pleaded guilty to being an accessory in Summers’ killing and was executed in 2014 for an unrelated crime.

But before his execution, he videotaped a confession claiming he was the shooter.

Prosecutors claimed Wilson made the statement to save his friends.

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1:50 p.m.

Attorneys for two men convicted in a 1994 drive-by shooting in Oklahoma told a judge hearing new evidence in the case that the handgun and car used in the killing belonged to someone else.

Malcolm Scott and DeMarchoe (De-MARK’-oh) Carpenter appeared in court Friday as their attorneys told Judge Sharon Holmes that evidence showed another man, Michael Lee Wilson, fatally shot 19-year-old Karen Summers.

Wilson pleaded guilty to being an accessory in Summers’ killing and was executed in 2014 for an unrelated crime.

But before his execution, he videotaped a confession claiming he was the shooter.

Their attorneys hope the confession will win Scott and Carpenter their freedom - or at least a new trial.

Prosecutors claimed Wilson made the statement to save his friends.

The hearing continues Friday afternoon.

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9 a.m.

A rare hearing of new evidence for two men convicted of a 1994 drive-by shooting in Oklahoma was prompted in part by a death-row inmate’s videotaped confession.

Attorneys for Malcolm Scott and DeMarchoe (De-MARK’-oh) Carpenter will present the confession of Michael Lee Wilson on Friday in Tulsa district court.

Carpenter and Scott were convicted in the shooting death of 19-year-old Karen Summers. Wilson later pleaded guilty to being an accessory in the killing.

The attorneys hope the confession from Wilson, who was executed two years ago in a separate case, will win Scott and Carpenter their freedom - or at least a new trial.

Prosecutors claimed Wilson made the statement as a last-ditch attempt to save his friends.

The judge is not expected to immediately rule.

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