Crime

  Councilman Caleb Davis pleads not guilty, court date set

Davis made his initial court appearance on Wednesday morning to face a charge of embezzlement.

Police: Jacksboro man damaged 12 homes and businesses

  Comanche PD asking public for help catching man who assaulted woman

  UPDATE: Officers inside Olney diner when shots fired

Woman arrested for alleged theft of picture frame, OU koozie from home

Suspected killer of rapper Nipsey Hussle arrested, police say

Fmr. Iowa Park CISD substitute teacher sentenced to prison

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Officials investigating threat against Burkburnett Middle School

OSBI investigating after Chickasha police shoot, kill suspect

  Search Warrant leads to methamphetamine arrest

  WFPD: Woman tried to run over neighbor

Woman arrested for prostitution in undercover police operation

25+ Defendants in Wichita Falls drug bust sentenced

  WCSO: woman arrested after stolen firearms recovered at pawn shop

Wichita County Sheriff Deputies say they recovered the stolen firearms from a pawn shop on Seymour Highway.

Warrant issued for Duncan man charged with secretly recording juvenile, mother

Gary Brady, 45, is charged with using a hidden camera inside a USB phone charging plug to record a juvenile and her mother inside their home.

Drugs found in murder suspect’s jail cell

Deputies say they found two marijuana cigarettes during a "shakedown" of the Wichita County Jail Annex.

Report provides new information about death of Allred Unit inmate

We have reached out to the Office of Inspector General for updates on the investigation.

  Deputies discover 178 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

  Police: Homeless man breaks into good Samaritan’s home

  WFPD: Four-year-old tests positive for cocaine

  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

WFPD: Man arrested for threatening to kill officers

  Deceased inmate identified, Allred Unit remains on lockdown

  Unsealed search warrant shows FBI was worried about IEDs, chemical warfare agents at west Lawton apartment

An FBI search warrant, which was unsealed earlier this month, has provided new information into an investigation of a west Lawton apartment in late January, including the discovery of a potentially deadly chemical warfare agent.

Reward increased to $7,000 for wanted sex offender from Electra

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Fingerprints leads to arrest of gun theft suspect

A 17-year-old has been charged with Theft of a Firearm after his fingerprints were found on the door handle of a truck that had been broken into, according to police.

Police: Woman arrested for attempting to cash forged check, again

A Texoma woman has been arrested for attempting to pass a forged check, again.

  Apache man arrested, charged with possession of child porn

An Apache man has been arrested and jailed after an Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations case which ended with child pornography charges.

Wichita Falls woman accused of stealing nearly $4,000 from employer

She is accused of taking nightly deposits on three different dates.

Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

Lawton man sentenced to 15-25 years in Nebraska stabbing

A Lawton man has been sentenced to 15 to 25 years in prison for paying his niece $200 and meth to cut off his wife’s hair and scar her face in a 2016 stabbing in Nebraska.

Dozens of Oklahoma inmates granted parole under 2018 law

Dozens of Oklahoma inmates have been granted parole since the process was streamlined last year to reduce state prison costs.

Warrant issued for Lawton man in double fatal wreck on New Year’s Day

According to court records, Jason Lenard, 29, is facing two 2nd Degree Murder charges in connection to the wreck which happened a little after 1 a.m. on January 1, 2019.

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.

  Lawton couple accused of having drugs and loaded gun near infant

Victoria Cochrane and George Morales III were arrested last week after police searched their home on Northwest Mission Boulevard.

  Most Wanted Wednesday: March 13

If you have any information on these suspects, contact Crime Stoppers at 580-355-INFO. You can remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward.

Father accused of taking AK-47 to FL school after son said teacher ‘slammed him’

The father reportedly told police he didn’t intend to hurt anyone with the gun, saying he carries it for protection and forgot he had it on him.

Newborn left to die in 1981 identified by DNA; mother charged in South Dakota

After 38 years, police used DNA tests and genealogy to help arrest the suspected mother of a newborn left to die on the side of a South Dakota road.

Deceased victim named in officer-involved shooting in Quanah

The name of the deputy involved has not yet been released.

  Bill seeks release of prisoners convicted of drug crimes

Oklahomans convicted of certain drug and low-level property crimes before July 2017 could be resentenced under a bill moving through the Oklahoma Legislature.

Man who allegedly threatened Google arrested in California

The YouTuber allegedly drove across the country in order to confront Google officials, telling police he’d get violent if the visit didn’t go well.

Wichita Falls man accused of sexually assaulting teen

It is alleged he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl.

Tillman Co. Sheriff Office investigating Frederick burglary

According to a post by the Tillman County Sheriff’s Office, the Flat Country Store on S. US 183 in Frederick was burglarized between 3 and 3:30 a.m.

Young girl found dead inside duffel bag near California trail identified

The search for the girl’s identity began after her body was found partially concealed in a black duffel bag and dumped down an embankment.

Man found guilty in adopted son’s murder inspired by Oscar-winning movie ‘Manchester by the Sea’

The main character in "Manchester by the Sea" learns he cannot be prosecuted for killing his children, following an accidental house fire.

Police: 24-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting Burkburnett teen

Police say a New Hampshire man sexually assaulted a Burkburnett girl.

Officials confirm Allred Unit on lockdown due to inmate death

Officials say the cellmate of the deceased inmate could face charges.

Lifetime sex offender arrested on child pornography, tampering with evidence charges

He is accused of sending five images of child pornography via email to another person.

Children, 1 and 7, test positive for drugs, mother arrested

Both children tested positive for cocaine, according to court documents.

Reward increased to $7,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender from Electra

Officials have increased the reward for an Electra man wanted by DPS.

Affidavit: MSU student also had large knife when arrested carrying handgun

The student is accused of also having a 7-inch knife in his backpack.

Delivery driver shot in back after dispute over disabled parking space in Missouri

The 65-year-old suspect was arrested. Officers are due to meet with prosecutors to decide if charges will be filed.

Police: Edmond teen shot parents, believed they were Satanists

Police say a 19-year-old Oklahoma man told his younger brother that he fatally shot their parents because they were communicating with him telepathically and were Satan worshippers.

After worker accused of throwing toddler, Missouri daycare’s state license revoked

The daycare announced through an attorney that it will appeal the state’s decision to revoke its license. It can remain open during that process.

Iowa Park man arrested for allegedly touching teen girl

He is accused of touching a teen inappropriately on February 13, 2019.

Young woman, 21, fatally shot helping friend escape suspected domestic violence

Within a day, police arrested a 25-year-old man for allegedly shooting at his child’s mother but instead striking and killing the victim.

California man accused of sexually assaulting 12-year-old he met on Tinder

Officers say the victim initially lied about her age on Tinder, but after eight months of communication with the suspect, she disclosed she was only 12.

WFPD: Meth, Gun discovered during traffic stop

Police discovered methamphetamine and a gun during a traffic stop in Wichita Falls.

DPS: Two killed in crash near Bryson

Two people were killed in a crash near Bryson.

DPS: Marijuana discovered after trooper stops mother, son for speeding

Police arrested the passenger after he claimed responsibility for all 21 pounds of high-grade marijuana.

Trooper discovers nearly 50 pounds of marijuana during traffic stop

Troopers charged the woman with Possession of Marijuana, over 5 pounds and under 50 pounds.

Two arrested after fleeing Wichita Falls Police

Police say two men were arrested.

Woman accused of stealing $20,000 from elderly Burkburnett woman

Court documents suggest the suspect stole more than $20,000 over a four-month period.

Parents dumped baby’s body after he died while they were on drugs, CA prosecutors say

The suspects both face charges of child abuse resulting in death. If convicted, they could receive up to 10 years in prison.

  Ex-husband blames cult as motive in deaths of 5 family members

Two suspects, a mother and daughter who were related to all of the victims, are charged with their family members’ murders.

Mother suspected of killing baby, tossing son from landing in California

Officers went to the apartment building after a neighbor called 911 to report that a child was screaming or crying, and then, she noticed a woman was holding the child over a second-story landing.

Groomer arrested after allegedly abusing service dog so badly its tail had to be amputated

Surveillance video shows seven minutes in which the suspect appears to manhandle the dog, tie her down and yank her tail so hard it breaks.

Five teens arrested following call to Burkburnett police about suspects in vacant home

Five teenagers were booked into the Wichita Co. Jail last week and accused of engaging in organized criminal activity.

WFPD: Man steals necklaces while in store with mother

A man allegedly stole two necklaces in front of his mother, and she had no idea he was stealing.

Mother, daughter in custody after 5 relatives found dead in PA apartment

The five bodies were discovered after police responded to the complex on a “wellness check.”

Infant dies after flying out of shopping cart hit by suspected drunken driver in San Antonio

The driver faces an intoxication manslaughter charge and an intoxication assault charge, which police say could be upgraded depending on the statuses of two women who were injured in the incident.

  R. Kelly leaves jail after posting $100K in sex abuse case

A spokeswoman for the Cook County Sheriff's Office said the money was posted late Monday afternoon, and Kelly was expected to be freed by early evening. He will be forbidden from having any contact with females younger than 18.

  Altus couple arrested for rape and child abuse

A married Altus couple has been arrested on multiple felony charges according to a press release from Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy.

Call about man swinging tire iron leads to arrest in Wichita Falls

The suspect told officers he was 'viciously assaulted' by the man officers say was the victim in the incident.

WFPD: Woman throws chair through window, glass cuts two children

A woman is accused of throwing a chair through a window injuring two children.

Man allegedly punches WFPD officer, gets arrested

Police said a man tried to punch an officer while they were barring him from a property.

Texas man accused of killing 2-year-old daughter with hammer

If convicted, the suspect would face the death penalty or life in prison.

  Former Lawton resident, current Florida mayor arrested after shooting at SWAT team serving warrant

According to the mayor's Facebook page, he is a Lawton native that previously attended Tomlinson Middle School, Eisenhower High School, and the University of Oklahoma's School of Medicine.

  Police arrest armed robbery suspect accused of duct-taping clerk, setting customer on fire

Police have arrested a suspect who they say duct-taped a store clerk and a customer, then set the customer on fire during a robbery at a Palestine, Texas convenience store.

  Deputies discover 83 pounds of marijuana in traffic stop

Police found more than 82 pounds of marijuana in the car.

  Nearly 100 pounds of marijuana found in Wichita Falls traffic stop

Deputies discovered the drugs during a traffic stop at US-287 and Loop 11