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Man faces accusation of child sexual abuse
According to Cherokee County Sheriff's Officer reports, charges were filed in April against David Wayne Nixon, 31, who first denied the allegations in Sept., 2017, claiming the child had intercourse with two juvenile boys. The girl's mother also denied the allegations.
POLICE BEAT: Two jailed for drug paraphernalia
Sgt. Shawn Presley performed the traffic stop when the driver, Kyle Goodnight, informed police his driver's license was suspended. After checking information on the passenger, Britney Brehon, police discovered she had an outstanding warrant. While searching the vehicle, officers found four used syri
Police: 2nd deputy dies after inmate transport shooting
Kansas City, Kansas, police confirmed that 44-year-old Deputy Theresa King died early Saturday from injuries suffered when an inmate overpowered the two deputies.
New Info: Murdered AR Woman's Body Was Found in Freezer
Update:WEST FORK, Ark. (KNWA) - Police have released new details in the homicide investigation of Lori Bruick, who was found dead in her home on June 11.
Fayetteville Police Make Several Drug Arrests
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KFSM) — Police in Fayetteville make several arrests, all drug related.
Police go to West Fork home to inform wife of husband's suicide, find her body in the freezer
WEST FORK, Ark. (KFSM) - A West Fork woman’s body was found in a freezer at her home after police went to inform her of her husband’s suicide, West Fork Police reported Friday.
Disney Channel Star Visits NWA
Miranda May, star of Disney Channel's "Bunk'd," stopped in town to meet fans and sign autographs at the Highland Park Shopping Center.
One Person Injured in Siloam Springs Shooting
SILOAM SPRINGS, Ark. (KNWA) -One person was injured in an overnight shooting in Siloam Springs on Tuesday (June 12), according to police.
Tonkawa police officer shoots the hand of 70-year-old man who was holding a gun to his own head
Police in Tonkawa had been notified by Kansas authorities that Ronald Dean Minix, who was wanted in a stalking case in that state, might be in Tonkawa and might be armed with a handgun. An officer spotted him and stopped his vehicle near U.S. 60 and Interstate 35 about 10:30 p.m. Friday, the OSBI sa
New details released in murder of West Fork woman
Sunday, Logan County deputies found the body of Lawrence Bruick, age 56, and determined he died by suicide. West Fork Police went to his home to make contact with his next-of-kin, who was his wife, Lori Bruick.
Suspect faces charges in drive-by shooting
Later, the release states, an SUV matching the description of the one reported in the shooting approached two detectives' unmarked patrol car, a passenger pointed "an unknown object" at the detectives and shouted before driving away. The detectives chased the SUV into Labette County, police said.
Hundreds tested for HIV after Oklahoma nurse reused syringes
The hospital, which is operated by Cherokee Nation Health Services, released thefollowing statement last week:
UPDATE: West Fork Homicide Victim Found in Freezer
Officers attempted to make contact with Bruick, but after she didn't answer they entered the home. Reports say it appeared an altercation had taken place in the garage. While searching, police found Bruick's body inside a chest freezer.
Woman arrested after more than 60 animals taken from alleged puppy mill
"We have witnessed a few, some do have cataract. They've obviously been bred to death, some of them are very old, skin issues, large mats on their body where their hair not ever being trimmed and sitting in their urine and feces," said Carmen Nelson, Animal League of Washington County Director.
Reasor's Video closing; Family Video hanging on
Tahlequah video buffs will soon have one less place to get their DVDs, as Reasor's Video store will be closed within a week or two, according to manager Glenn Stafford.
Police: Van Buren father murdered 2-month-old daughter
At 9 a.m., police were called to the scene on Baldwin Street, where they were told the girl wasn't breathing.
UPDATE: Two Dead Bodies Found in West Fork Identified
WEST FORK, Ark. (KNWA) -- A suicide in Logan County lead to the discovery of a dead body in West Fork, and police are investigating a possible connection.
Police Beat 6-12-18: Two jailed for warrants
According to reports, officers determined passengers Chance Barnhart and Kevin Johnson had outstanding warrants through Cherokee County. The two were detained while the vehicle was searched, but nothing illegal was found. They were transported to the Cherokee County Detention Center, where Barnhart
Police investigate murder in West Fork
The person who died by suicide was identified as Lawrence Bruick, age 56. The person who is believed to have been murdered was identified as Lori, Bruick, age 55. They were both residents of James Place in West Fork.
Kum & Go robbed at gunpoint
A local convenience store was robbed at gunpoint Sunday, according to Muskogee police reports.The robbery took place at Kum & Go, 4001 W. Okmulgee Ave., at approximately 1:40 a.m.