Fifteen witnesses have testified in the murder trial of Alton Nolen so far. The trial continues today. Nolen is accused of beheading Colleen Hufford at Vaughan Foods in Moore three years ago, as well as hurting another co-worker. Yesterday the district attorney's team focused on the events that led up to the beheading, including testimony from Traci Johnson, who was the other woman who was attacked.
There was a structure fire on the 900 block of east Sutherland around 12:30 a.m. in Altus. Altus Fire officials reported seeing flames from the roof. They were able to extinguish the blaze with a half hour. The cause of the blaze and whether the structure was occupied is unknown at this time. This fire is currently under investigation.
The president was expected to stand before world leaders and a global audience and declare that U.N. members, acting as a collection of self-interested nations, should unite to confront global dangers, according to aides previewing his speech.