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CONFIRMED: Bodies Found In Oklahoma Identified As Texas Friends
OKEMAH, Okla. (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Two bodies found this week in shallow graves in rural Oklahoma have been positively identified as a missing woman and man from central Texas, an Oklahoma medical examiner confirmed.
High-speed pursuit ends with crash in Ada
ADA, Okla. -- One person is in custody after a multi-county high-speed police pursuit across Texoma on Wednesday night. Authorities said the chase began in Durant, reaching speeds exceeding 100 mph. It continued north for 75 miles until the driver of what was reportedly a stolen white sedan crashed
Two injured in rollover accident near Konawa
A Konawa man and an Ada woman were both injured Tuesday when the vehicle they occupied was involved in a rollover accident on state Highway 39 west of Konawa. Wesley Jackson, 19, of Konawa, and Diane Palmer, 24, of Ada, were both ejected from the 2002 Chevy pickup driven by Jackson, according to an
Oklahoma Governor's Mansion In Dire Need Of Repairs
Oklahoma City, OK - Governor Stitt is planning to move his family from Tulsa to Oklahoma City this summer, once his kids are through with school, but it's not clear at this point just where he will move them.
Driver arrested, bystander injured in in high speed chase though southern Okla.
ADA, Okla. (KXII) - One man was arrested after leading law enforcement on a high speed chase though southern Oklahoma Wednesday night that left another driver injured. According to the Pontotoc County Sheriff's Office, it started in Bryan County when Durant Police were pursuing a 2015 white Mercedes
OHP seizes more than $424,000, drugs following stolen car chase
ADA, Okla. (KXII) Around 7:30 Wednesday night, Durant police started chasing 27-year-old Jacob Thomas Decker of Red Oak, TX driving a white 2015 Mercedes, stolen from a car dealership in Dallas.
Police called to Ada Mercy hospital Wednesday afternoon
ADA, Okla. (KXII) Police were called to Mercy Hospital in Ada around 12:45 Wednesday afternoon in response to a Mercy employee. Certain areas of the hospital were briefly evacuated while police were on site.
Multi-county pursuit ends in arrest, drugs and cash seized
A Texas man was arrested Wednesday after leading authorities on a multi-county pursuit that ended in Ada. Jacob Thomas Decker, 27, of Red Oak, Texas, remains in custody at the Pontotoc County Justice Center in lieu of a $500,000 bond. Decker has been charged with trafficking in illegal drugs, eludin
Bodies recovered by Grassy Lake
Authorities believe it to be missing friends from Temple, Texas. What started out as a missing persons case has now turned into a double homicide, and Okfuskee County is at the center of the mystery some 334 miles north of where the story began.
Sheriff’s Office, DA’s Office among agencies commended by state bureau of investigation following discovery of bodies
The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation sent out a media release Thursday officially thanking several agencies for assistance with the investigation into the two bodies discovered Tuesday south of Okemah in Okfuskee County.
Oklahoma woman sentenced for hoax bomb threats at schools
CLAREMORE, Okla. – An Oklahoma woman who pleaded guilty to bomb threat hoax has been sentenced to 10 months in federal prison. On Thursday, 49-year-old Stephanie Louise Montgomery was sentenced to 10 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release for providing false informat
2 bodies found in Okfuskee County during homicide investigation
OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Okla. — Two bodies that were found during a homicide investigation in Okfuskee County on Tuesday were positively identified as belong to two missing people from Texas.
Ex-boyfriend of woman found dead in Okfuskee County dated missing Minnesota woman
OKFUSKEE CO., Okla. - A mother is speaking out. Her daughter has been missing for nearly a decade - and has a connection to the two bodies found earlier this week in Okfuskee County.
Law enforcement officers chase stolen vehicle through multiple Texoma counties
ADA, Okla. (KXII) - A chase through several Texoma counties Wednesday night ends with the suspect in jail. Oklahoma Highway Patrol says it all started when the suspect stole a 2016 Mercedes from the Durant Walmart parking lot, just after 7:30 p.m.
2 Bodies Discovered In Rural Okfuskee County, OSBI Confirms
CLEARVIEW, Oklahoma - Two bodies have been found at the location of a homicide investigation in rural Okfuskee County, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation confirmed Tuesday afternoon.
Search warrant reveals Oklahoma attorney accused of murder solicitation was customer of illicit massage parlors, took sex workers he paid as his clients
Winston Connor II, a Delaware County attorney, was accused of using his legal expertise to further the operation of a years-long prostitution ring in Tulsa, a newly released search warrant shows.
Law enforcement agencies investigate secret grave in Okfuskee County
OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Okla. – Authorities from several law enforcement agencies flocked to a small Oklahoma town on Tuesday morning following a strange discovery. Officials tell News 4 that agencies responded to what appears to be clandestine graves near the town of Clearview, located in Okfuskee County.
Midyear adjustment means reduction in state aid to Ada schools
Ada City Schools will see a $178,447 reduction in state aid this fiscal year due to a midyear adjustment to its funding. The district’s initial allocation of state aid totaled about $10.37 million, Superintendent Mike Anderson said Tuesday, the day after he discussed the adjustment with the Ada Boar
Ada police officer arrested for domestic abuse
ADA, Okla. (KXII) - An Ada police officer turned himself into officials Sunday after a warrant was issued for his arrest for domestic abuse. A press report stated Officer Roy Musser was accused of physically assaulting a woman multiple times in 2018.
Mother of Michael Swearingin: "We thank law enforcement for finding our children"
OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Okla. — Michael Swearingin's mother told Channel 6 Tuesday that authorities told her two bodies were recovered Tuesday during a homicide investigation in rural Oklahoma southwest of Tulsa.