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Medical Examiner: Melissa Bost suffered knife wounds

Manuel Daniel Jr. was arrested in connection with Bost's death Manuel Daniel Jr. was arrested in connection with Bost's death

ALTUS, Okla_Melissa Bost, the Altus woman found dead in an SUV earlier this year, suffered two knife wounds either of which could have been fatal according to the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner.

According to the Lawton Constitution, Bost suffered one wound that cut her carotid artery and another that severed her vertebra in her neck. The medical examiner said Bost also suffered a knife wound to her cheek, cuts to her hands and trauma to her head.

Police have arrested 44-year-old Manuel Daniel Jr. of Altus for first-degree murder in Bost's death. Daniel has denied any involvement in or knowledge of Bost's death.

 

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