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23-foot python swallows woman whole, reports say | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
According to The Associated PressandAgence France-Presse, Wa Tiba of Muna Island disappeared Thursday after leaving her village, Persiapan Lawela, to tend to her garden. The next day, searchers discovered a "snake with a bloated belly" and some of Tiba's things near the garden, said the village's ch
Tulsa traffic stop leads to OHP trooper shooting man; family desperate for answers
OHP Capt. Paul Timmons said the incident began when a trooper pulled over a vehicle occupied by two women and a man near the U.S. 169 off-ramp at Admiral about 11:15 p.m. The man, whose name has not been officially released, reportedly exited the car and fled.
Officials investigate officer-involved shooting in Tulsa
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Tulsa Saturday night.It happened near Admiral and Highway 169.Tulsa police were called to assist at the scene.FOX23 is working to learn more now.WATCH FOX23 News Sunday morning on My41 at 6 a.m. for new details.
Fleeing man shot in struggle with Oklahoma trooper in Tulsa
Details are sketchy, but the highway patrol said the shooting occurred near a Tulsa freeway. A man in the car jumped out and ran, was chased down by the trooper and was shot during an ensuing struggle.
Police: Woman killed after hit-and-run in east Tulsa
TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) —Just after 10 p.m. Friday, Tulsa police responded to a hit-and-run involving a vehicle and a woman near East Admiral Place and North 97th East Avenue.According to police, a white female in her early 40's was lying in the westbound lanes of Admiral Place with traumatic injuries c
VIDEO: Wendy's employees find mouse in bag of hamburger buns
CATOOSA, Okla. (WFLA) - Video posted on social media appears to show mice scurrying about inside a bag of hamburger buns at a Wendy's restaurant in Catoosa, Oklahoma. Feces can also be seen throughout the packaging.
Tulsa police investigate alleged kidnapping
‘Very aggressive tick,' whose bite causes red meat allergies not a hoax, CDC says18-wheeler overturns, spilling Honey Buns, donuts across highwayOklahoma's first rescue pit bull K9 police dog gets her licenseChildren protect mom from alleged attacker, 5-year-old grabs gun, gives to momSign up for fr
Two men arrested after traffic stop in Broken Arrow
Officials found out that both men inside, 59-year-old Steven Pozywio and 58-year-old George Elias, had active warrants and arrested them.
Teen turns himself in after shooting friend in face at swimming pool p | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
DALLAS, Ga. -An 18-year-oldturned himself into the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, after he shot his 16-year-old best friend in his left eye,the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Tulsa police looking for critically-missing child
TULSA, Okla. - Tulsa Police need your help looking for a critically-missing child.Officers say 16-year-old Deanna Paz was reported missing from her home on June 2nd.Police say she suffers from a medical condition, and doesn't have her medicine.If you have any information, call Tulsa Police.Stay in t
A Tulsa woman stood up to a man mistreating an adult dancer. Four hours later, she woke up in the hospital with seven fewer teeth and a brain bleed.
So one night last February, she and a friend went to Night Trips, a club near 40th Street and Sheridan Road. The then-27-year-old was mesmerized by the motion of the dancers, the rhythmic choreography, the pulsing pink and blue lights.
Woman hit and killed by pickup while trying to cross Admiral Place bridge
The woman, in her early 40s, attempted to cross from the north side of the bridge to the south side around 10 p.m. Friday when the truck hit her in 9900 block of East Admiral Place, Tulsa Police Sgt. J.J. Peters said in a news release.
Home invasion shooting: one man shot in midtown Tulsa
Police responded to a shots fired call in midtown Tulsa at 12:30 Friday morning.Police told FOX23 three men kicked in the door of a home and held a father and his adult son hostage while they ransacked the home.The son was shot but he is expected to be OK.Officers used the K9 unit and a helicopter i
Woman killed in hit-and-run while trying to cross Admiral Place in east Tulsa
The woman, who was in her early 40s, attempted to cross from the north side of the bridge over Mingo Creek and Mingo Trail to the south side around 10 p.m. Friday when a westbound pickup hit her in 9900 block of East Admiral Place, Tulsa Police Sgt. J.J. Peters said in a news release. The pickup dri
‘Bro, I just caught a body’: 3 teens charged in ‘modified’ Russian rou | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic
Two of those friends, Jaiden Caruso and Kody Harlan, are accused of shooting the 17-year-old and leaving him mortally wounded in an abandoned house in Henderson,the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported. They returned a short time later to clean up the scene and drag his plastic-covered body into a clos
Letter to the Editor: Most dangerous parking lots in Tulsa
Not sure what else is on the upcoming ballot, but if we're voting on a proposed new location for defensive driving classes (do they still have those?), I respectfully submit the parking lots of any QuikTrip location in Tulsa.
Update: Police identify 24-year-old killed in Highway 75 auto-pedestrian accident
Austin Brunner, 24, of Glenpool was attempting to beat oncoming southbound traffic when he was clipped by a pickup truck about 5:22 a.m., said Glenpool Detective Tracey Powell.
Tulsa Copper Theft: Police Arrest Two Men
Police said copper was cut at the building and spools of copper were stolen from inside. There was an estimated $75,000 to $125,000 in damage. Officers also found Jackson’s truck nearby where officers found six spools of wire that came from inside the building and two batteries connected to other th
Burglary suspect caught on camera in north Tulsa neighborhood
TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) —Tulsa Burglary Detectives received this video of a burglary suspect and a getaway vehicle in the neighborhood of Pine and Lewis on June 9.If you have any information or can identify the suspect, call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS or email them at Burglary@cityoftulsa.org.
The Latest: Firefighter 5 others injured in Tulsa gas blast
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on injuries at a natural gas pipeline explosion in Tulsa (all times local):9:10 a.m.A Tulsa fire spokesman says a firefighter is now hospitalized in stable condition after being burned when a ruptured natural gas pipeline exploded.Capt. Stan May said Friday that doctor