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Water in Broken Arrow safe to drink despite 'musty' smell, taste, city says

"The water has been tested and is safe to drink and use in households," the department wrote shortly before midnight. "We have been advised that if your water is discolored, contact us so we may notify the appropriate entity."


Tulsa man jailed after reportedly robbing local restaurant

Tyer Ray Thompson, 21, was booked into the Tulsa County jail at 9:19 p.m. on first-degree robbery by force or fear complaints, jail records show.


Suspect arrested after restaurant robbery

Officers say the suspect, Tyler Thompson, 22, went into the No. 1 Kitchen on North Lewis Avenue and demanded money from an employee.


Tulsa mother accused of stabbing, kidnapping: Updates

A Tulsa woman accused of killing one of her daughters and kidnapping her other daughter is scheduled to be back in court Monday.Taheerah Ahmad is expected to have her district court arraignment at 9 a.m.Ahmad is accused of stabbing her 11-year-old daughter dozens of times in May.Police said she set


Police search for missing Pawnee County men | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic

TULSA, Okla. -QUICK FACTS:Police are looking for Richard Garner and Jayton Zimmermann who went missing after a fishing trip on July 26.The men lost cellphone signal leaving Cleveland near Low Water Bridge.Zimmermann's mother told FOX23 that she believes the men are in danger. She said they would nev


Teen arrested in connection with death of Oklahoma cyclist

TULSA, Okla. – Police in Tulsa said a teenager has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a cyclist.Tulsa Police Department Sgt. Dave Walker said the 17-year-old suspect was arrested on Friday after investigators served a search warrant at the suspects’ family’s home.The teen is susp


Tulsa boy battling terminal cancer granted wish for his 13th birthday

"I have a metal leg, a whole metal leg in place," Hunter said. "Whenever the tumor got in there it cracked all my bones right here."


49 Oklahoma inmates imprisoned for drug crimes asking for commutations

“A lot of these are 20-, sometimes 30-year sentences on a crime that if charged now would be a misdemeanor,” said Corbin Brewster, Tulsa County’s chief public defender.


Woman drowns in pool in Catoosa

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Former Claremore coach inducted to hall of fame

Coker went straight to Fairfax, Oklahoma, a beautiful but quaint part of the world where he had to prove his coaching mettle in the high school ranks.


Wagoner County deputies are investigating swimming pool death as 'suspicious'

Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Jeff Halfacre said the call regarding a possible drowning victim came in at 11:22 a.m. Friday. When deputies and Pafford EMS personnel arrived on scene, they discovered Shawna Bell, 42, lying unresponsive on the ground next to the pool.


TPD: Parents arrested after 4-month-old found with broken bones, possible brain damage

Police said the father, 21-year-old Thomas Calloway, admitted to inflicting the injuries on the baby at various times over the last couple months by shaking, dropping and hitting the child. He also told officers he knew he'd injured the girl, but did not take her to the hospital.


Two Walmart employees jailed in alleged embezzlement scheme at Owasso store

Angie Noukee Lor, 19, of Owasso, and Gary Michail Jennings, 20, of Tulsa, were arrested on counts of embezzlement.


TPD: One person shot and killed at east Tulsa motel

TULSA - Tulsa police said one person has been shot and killed at an east Tulsa motel.Officials said the shooting happened at the Super 8 Motel, which is located at 3211 S 79th West Avenue.Tulsa homicide detectives are on scene.Stay with 2 Works for You as we gather more information.Stay in touch wit


Oklahoma universities ban medical marijuana | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic

Leaders at the two locations say all marijuana, including medical marijuana, remains banned on the two campuses.


Claremore teachers prepare for active shooter

Deputies shot soft, toy-sized balls at the teachers, while another deputy fired a real AR-15 gun filled with blanks in the back.


Update: Missing 14-year-old boy has been found 'in good health,' police say after overnight scare due to his medical conditions

After being missing for more than 13 hours, a 14-year-old boy who reportedly left his Tulsa home was located safe Friday morning, police said.


Second teen convicted of murdering 5 family members gets 5 life sentences

On July 22, 2015, authorities arrested Michael Bever, then 16, and his brother Robert Bever for the murder of five people. Authorities discovered the bodies of 52-year-old David Bever, 44-year-old April Bever, a 5-year-old girl, a 7-year-old boy and a 12-year-old boy inside the family’s home. A 13-y


Colorful spots: First Place Tower parking garage reveals true colors

The First Place Tower parking garage, featuring a predominantly blue exterior, is expected to be completed this fall, developer Stuart Price said.


Case of mistaken idenitity: Tulsa woman believed Tuesday's storms dropped a chicken coop in her yard, but it turned out to be part of her chimney

"I'm glad it turned out the way it did," she said with a laugh, "But I'm embarrassed we went through all that trouble to figure out what happened."