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Asher man dies in crash

An Asher resident died Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle collision near Seminole. The wreck occurred at 8:22 a.m. on state Highway 3, two miles north of Seminole, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper Keith Burch. Burch said 34-year-old Brian Gentry of Shawnee was driving a 2004 Chevrolet nor

THE ADA NEWS - 2018-03-20 21:47:00

Police investigating after suspicious suitcase found at OKC restaurant

Oklahoma City police are responding to the scene where a suspicious suitcase was found at a Denny's restaurant in Oklahoma City. Police said the suitcase was found on the side of the building, located near Southeast 29th and the south I-35 service road.

KOCO - 2018-03-20 16:41:00

Police identify murder victims found inside crashed car in Oklahoma City neighborhood

OKLAHOMA CITY -Authorities have identified two people who were found dead inside a vehicle in a northwest Oklahoma City neighborhood last week. Around 2 a.m. on Friday morning, officers were called to a neighborhood near Memorial and County Line Rd. following a car accident. "Officers received a cal

KFOR - 2018-03-19 15:04:42

Warden Guffy promises no walk out by prison employees

Becky Guffy, warden of the Bill Johnson Correctional Center (BJCC), told the Community Advisory Committee Tuesday at noon that the inmate count at the Alva facility that day was 556 offenders. She said about a dozen leave each day and another dozen arrive. She said the physical plant is in good shap

ALVAREVIEWCOURIER.COM - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

Man arrested after arranging Uber take '14-year-old girl' to his grandparents' house for sex

CANADIAN COUNTY, Okla. - A man has been arrested after arranging Uber take who he thought was a 14-year-old girl to his grandparents' house for sex. Around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, the Canadian County Sheriff's Office arrested 21-year-old Taylor Kilgore of Oklahoma City. The investigation into Kilgore

KFOR - 2018-03-19 20:55:34

Man Intentionally Hit By Vehicle In SW OKC Dies

Oklahoma City police are searching for a suspect who fled the scene of an auto-pedestrian crash that has become a homicide. Authorities say the victim, Horacio Hernandez, 31, died after he was intentionally hit by a car during an altercation. The incident took place in a parking lot around 1:30 a.m.

NEWS9.COM - 2018-03-19 17:47:00

Silver Alert issued for missing 74-year-old woman last seen at Norman clinic

NORMAN, Okla. - A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 74-year-old woman. Police are looking for Margaret Maynard, who is described as a white female with an unknown clothing description. Margaret Maynard Her last known location is in Norman near N Porter Ave. and E Robinson Street on Tuesday

KFOR - 2018-03-21 01:11:01

Police: Two people found dead inside Bethany home

BETHANY, Okla. - Authorities in Bethany are investigating after two people were found dead inside a home on Sunday night. Bethany officials are not releasing many details in the case, but say that two people were found dead inside a home near N.W. 44th St. and Rockwell. Police say that the deaths ap

KFOR - 2018-03-19 11:32:06

Shawnee police searching for missing 3-year-old girl

SHAWNEE, Okla. - Authorities with the Shawnee Police Department are searching for a 3-year-old girl who hasn't been seen since Thursday night. Officials say 3-year-old Gracie Sheldon was last seen around 5:15 p.m. on Thursday in the 200 block of E. Dunbar in Shawnee. Investigators say Shelton was ta


More than $400k in damages after fire at NW Oklahoma City duplex, triplex

OKLAHOMA CITY - A fire at a duplex and triplex in northwest Oklahoma City cause more than $400,000 in damages. Firefighters were called to a reported house fire near S.W. 89th and S. Walker Ave. Friday evening. Officials say information from a 911 called indicated that the fire may have started as a


Warr Acres Shooting A Suicide, Police Say

A shooting in Warr Acres has been determined to be a suicide, authorities say. Officers were called out to the scene in the 5300 block of NW 44th Street, a neighborhood located between N. Ann Arbor Avenue and N. Meridian Avenue. Police were called out to a shooting report, but soon learned that the


3.0-magnitude earthquake rattles parts of central Oklahoma

LANGSTON, Okla. (AP) - A 3.0-magnitude earthquake has shaken parts of central Oklahoma. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake was recorded at 1:50 p.m. Sunday about nine miles (15 kilometers) north-northwest of Langston, about 43 miles (69 kilometers) north-northwest of Oklahoma City. The temblo


Police: Man shot over parking spot in Southwest Oklahoma City

Police say a man was taken to a hospital with gunshot wounds Friday after a fight over a parking space in Oklahoma City's south side. According to the Oklahoma City Police Department, two men got into a dispute at the Friendly Food Store at South Pennsylvania and Exchange avenues. Police say the sh


An Oklahoma high school coach writes about teacher pay, possible walkout

Del City coach Mike Dunn during Fall high school sports media day in Oklahoma City, Okla. on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman Del City High School athletic director and football coach Mike Dunn returned to Oklahoma last year after spending the previous 11 years as


Cherokee County deputies searching for missing teen

The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 13-year-old girl they say could be in danger. Shawna Lowrey is a white female with blonde hair and brown eyes. Deputies say no photo is available at this time. The sheriff's office describes Lowery as 5 feet 6 inches and 140 pounds. The


Firefighters tackle grass fire near Shawnee

SHAWNEE, Okla. - Fire officials have warned Oklahomans to take precautions during these blustery days to prevent grass fires. On Friday afternoon, fire crews rushed to a grass fire near County Rd. 2300 and Peebly Rd., just west of Shawnee. Heavy smoke from the grass fire could be seen for miles as t


2 men found dead in stolen vehicle in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Police say two men found dead in Oklahoma City inside a sport utility vehicle that was reported stolen are believed to be homicide victims. Police Lt Jeff Spruill says the men were found Friday morning after a homeowner called police to report the SUV had crashed into a mailbox


'My heartbreak will never end', Norman mother talks about men being sentenced in son's cold case murder

NORMAN, Okla. - A Norman mother believes a form of justice has finally been served in the death of her son, who was murdered nearly 10 years ago. Authorities say 31-year-old Cory Jay Bodily was last seen alive on July 29, 2008 as he picked up his paycheck from the Taco Bell in Norman. Cory Jay Bodil


OKC police officer arrested, accused of being involved in criminal activity

An Oklahoma City police officer was arrested Thursday, after police said he was involved in criminal activity. According to police, Sgt. Christopher Shubert, a 13-year veteran of the Oklahoma City Police Department, was arrested on charges of use of a computer to violate state statutes unlawful cus


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do