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Warrant issued for Lawton man in child porn case

A Lawton man is facing child pornography charges after he was linked to an FBI investigation. 52-year-old Ernest Wiley in facing a felony charge of aggravated possession of child pornography. According to court documents, in mid-February an FBI agent was conducting an online investigation when he ca

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-21 22:42:45

Lawton Animal Welfare investigating dog's death

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Lawton Animal Welfare is trying to determine the cause of a dog's death after it was dumped on the side of a road. The dog was found on Goodyear Boulevard near Cache road dead inside it's dog house Wednesday morning. Investigators estimate the dog was between three and five years

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-22 03:48:24

Lawton woman dies in Tuesday night crash

A Lawton woman has died after a vehicle crash on Tuesday night in Cyril. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 26-year-old Devon Manigault was traveling east on State Highway 19 near the intersection of SH19 and SH277. They say Manigault failed to stop at a stop sign and went airborne. When she

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-21 13:38:08

Local drug abuse treatment center reacts to Trump's death penalty plan

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)-President Donald Trump rolled out a new policy this week aimed at fixing the country's drug epidemic. The plan focuses on stricter law enforcement, prevention and education, and improving the federal government's ability to fund substance abuse treatment. But another part of the pl

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-22 00:57:49

Daughter pleads guilty to incest in Stephens County

A Duncan woman accused of marrying her mother has pleaded guilty to incest. Misty Spann was accused of marrying her mother, Patricia Spann, in 2016. According to court records, she pleaded guilty Tuesday in exchange for a 10-year deferred sentence and two years of supervised probation. She will also

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-20 21:16:33

Lawton woman in jail facing child abuse charges

A Lawton woman is in jail facing felony child abuse charges after her baby was born with multiple drugs in its system. According to court documents, Chelsea Thompson gave birth to a baby on February 16 at Southwestern Medical Center. Hospital staff discovered that the baby tested positive for multip


Good Samaritans help Lawton police tackle fleeing suspect

Lawton Police were able to take a burglary suspect into custody after a foot chase, and attempted carjacking, with the help of some good Samaritans. The situation started around 11 Monday morning when officers saw a person who was a suspect in at least one burglary. Officers attempted to talk to the


Nocona ISD to arm teachers - Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Nocona ISD has made the decision to arm its teachers, according to the Bowie News. (Source: RNN Texoma) NOCONA, TX (RNN Texoma) - Nocona ISD has made the decision to arm its teachers, according to the Bowie News. The decision came during a meeting March 19. The district will join more than 170 oth

NEWSCHANNEL6NOW.COM - 2018-03-21 20:02:55

Police warn people about the dangers of online dating

LAWTON, Ok (RNN Texoma) -The Lawton Police Department is warning others about the dangers of meeting people online and going on dates with them. In the past few months they've seen a couple of incidents involving women meeting men online or through social media, meeting up with them in person, causi

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-21 23:49:48

High-power microwaves and lasers defeat multiple drones during US Army exercise

FORT SILL, Okla., March 20, 2018 -- Forty-five unmanned aerial vehicles and drones fell out of the sky during a U.S. Army exercise after Raytheon's (NYSE: RTN) advanced high-power microwave and laser dune buggy engaged and destroyed them. These common threats were knocked down during a Maneuver Fire

GSNMAGAZINE.COM - 2018-03-20 20:09:00

School delays release after deadly shooting, police actively looking for two suspects

The Temple Police Department said a man is dead after a shooting in Temple. Police are currently searching for two suspects, and schools were briefly on a soft lockdown and had a delayed release. The spokesperson for Temple Independent School District said Temple High School, Fred W Edwards Academy,


OSBI investigation requested for Chickasha grade tampering

Oklahoma State Superintendent Joy Hofmeister. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman archives The Oklahoma State Department of Education has asked that the state's top investigative agency look into allegations of grade and attendance tampering at Chickasha Public Schools. "There have been complaints

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-03-20 18:28:55

Man charged with murdering father: Brooks accused of killing father to collect $500,000 life insurance policy

After several rounds of investigation, 30-year-old James Kyle Brooks has been charged with murder in the first degree with deliberate intent for allegedly killing his father, Timothy James Brooks, after taking out a $500,000 life insurance policy on him. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation wa


Future Lawton leaders meet with City Council

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - A group of upcoming Lawton leaders met with some members of the Lawton City Council to learn from the leaders of today. The Young Professionals of Lawton held their second annual city council Q&A session Tuesday evening. There they met with council members to discuss several the

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-21 02:17:39

Fort Sill doctor named president of USAFP

FORT SILL, OK (KSWO) - A huge honor for one Fort Sill doctor as he was named the President of the Uniform Services Academy of Family Physicians. On Sunday, Maurer began his term the president of the USAFP, a group of family physicians from all branches of the military. He said they are a worldwide g

KSWO.COM - 2018-03-20 22:40:46

US 81 Is Closed After Fatality Collision Involving A Semi and Motorcycle

The southbound lanes of US 81 are closed after a fatality collision took place Sunday night. Police responded to a fatality collision involving a semi truck and a motorcycle around 8:50 p.m. south of Chickasha in Grady County. Stay with New 9 for updates as information becomes available.


Sherene Williams announces mayoral bid

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Lawton native and retired Lieutenant Colonel for the U-S Army Sherene Williams announced she is running again for Mayor of Lawton. Williams last ran in 2015. She said her plans include improving economic growth, bringing in better jobs and more activities for kids. "One of the th


Shooting outside Lawton businesses, no victim found

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - A possible victim of a shooting outside multiple Lawton businesses has yet to come forward, according to a police report. The shooting happened just before midnight on Thursday night. Lawton police were called out to Fat Boys Pizza on Northwest Fort Sill Boulevard. Employees ther


Man arrested in Lawton for 2016 stabbing in Nebraska

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - A man is behind bars tonight in Lawton awaiting extradition to Nebraska. Police say he paid a relative $200 and meth to cut off his wife's hair and scar her face. According to the Lincoln Journal Star, Eddy Stabler is charged with second degree assault and use of a deadly weapon


Trout fishing tournament benefits Lawton Animal Welfare

MEDICINE PARK, OK (KSWO) -Many caught their dinner for Saturday at the Trout Fishing Tournament in Medicine Park. This is the 4th tournament hosted by John McClain, the owner of Little Dam Bait Shop. Half of the proceeds go back to Lawton Animal Welfare and the other half go to the winners of the to