Crime

  Most Wanted Wednesday: February 26

  Four-wheeler, equipment stolen from Fletcher softball team

Security guard takes own life days after shooting truck driver with ties to Wichita Falls

  Man sentenced to 20 years for Marlow robbery

  Repeated vandalism frustrates Lawton church leaders

  Arrest warrant filed for Lawton man accused of pointing gun at girlfriend

Continued Coverage

  LPD release identities of two dead in Lawton shooting

  UPDATE: Two people shot in southwest Lawton on Friday afternoon

  Chickasha police investigating home invasion

  LPD arrest 19 people in high-level meth trafficking investigation

Attorney general says Oklahoma to resume executions

  DA: No charges to be filed against Kiowa County Sheriff’s office

  Transgender inmate formerly held in Lawton given approval to sue state, prison officials

The lawsuit states Glenn Porter began hormone replacement therapy in 2016, while held at the Lawton Correctional Facility. Porter was later transferred to an all-male prison, where that treatment was stopped.

  Man charged with accessory to murder now facing additional charges

Police found 37-year-old Cory Hood when they executed a search warrant at a home near Northwest 61st and Oak in Lawton.

  Man speaks to 7News after being found not guilty of child abuse

“I got my life back. I got my daughter back. I got a future. I got my family. I’m going home."

  Most Wanted Wednesday: February 12

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

  Jury finds Lawton man charged with child abuse not guilty

  Lawton man found guilty for 2018 shooting, robbery

  Lawton woman arrested in connection to death of newborn baby

  Jury seating in Lawton shooting, robbery trial

  Opening statements begin in Lawton child abuse trial

  OSBI investigates Kiowa County Sheriff’s Dept., findings turned over to D.A.

  Jury acquits Lawton man accused of sexually assaulting child

Kevin Crisel was accused of assaulting the child from 2009 to 2012.

  Indiahoma man found guilty of manslaughter

A jury has found an Indiahoma man guilty of first-degree manslaughter.

  Suspect charged in Lawton motorcycle chase

A man involved in a motorcycle chase earlier this week has made his first court appearance.

  Comanche County manslaughter trial underway

The trial for 47-year-old Brian Neugebauer began Tuesday.

  Hollis business has $15,000 of tools, trailer stolen

A Hollis man says more than $15,000 of tools and the trailer holding them were stolen from right outside his construction company.

  Charges amended in deadly Comanche County crash

47-year-old Brian Neugebauer is charged with first degree manslaughter.

  Bond reduced for suspect in Lawton shooting

Antoni Frinkley is charged with assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

  One arrested after Lawton motorcycle chase

One person was arrested after a motorcycle chase in Lawton Monday afternoon.

  Lawton man arrested after attacking multiple people, running from police

According to court documents, Jamal Porter was arrested after kicking in an apartment door and assaulting multiple people.

  Verdict reached in Delonte Lawrence murder trial

A verdict has been reached in the murder trial of Delante Lawrence.

  UPDATE: Suspect in Lawton homicide arrested

A first degree murder warrant has been issued in connection to the death of Kindra Blevins earlier this week in Lawton.

  Suspect in officer-involved shooting transferred from Cotton to Stephens Co.

One of the two suspects in an officer-involved shooting from earlier this week has been transferred from Cotton to Stephens County.

  Man charged in shooting at Lawton apartments

The suspect in a Lawton shooting made his initial appearance before a judge Thursday.

  Marshals arrest most-wanted fugitive who faked death in Oklahoma

Scott’s arrest came after the announcement of a $25,000 reward for information leading to his arrest was featured Wednesday on Investigation Discovery’s “In-Pursuit with John Walsh.”

  Victim identified in SW Lawton homicide

Officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of SW C Avenue for a person not breathing.

  Man found guilty for 2018 Lawton shooting

A man was found guilty Wednesday for an October 2018 shooting in Lawton.

  Law enforcement testifies in Delonte Lawrence murder trial

Wednesday, nine witnesses took the stand in the murder trial of Delante Lawrence

  Suspects shot by officers after two county chase identified

The two suspects who were shot after authorities from Cotton and Stephens County were involved in a chase through both counties have been identified.

Okla. woman arrested for possession in a drug free zone

A Cushing, Oklahoma woman is behind bars in Wichita County after being caught with methamphetamine in a drug free zone.

  Okla. couple sentenced for distributing meth for Universal Aryan Brotherhood

An Oklahoma couple was sentenced Tuesday for their roles in distributing meth on behalf of the Universal Aryan Brotherhood in prison.

Lawton murder suspect pleads guilty in 2018 murder

Officers were called to the 1300 block of NW Taft Avenue around 7:15 on the night of September 30, 2018 after receiving reports of a shooting.

WFPD identifies victim of city’s first homicide

On Sunday, the victim was found outside a home on Cumberland Ave around 3:45 p.m.

  Lawton man arrested after police find million dollars worth of meth in his vehicle

A Lawton man is facing decades in prison after police say they found just over two pounds of meth in his car and home.

  Inmate back in custody after escaping Lawton Community Corrections Center

An inmate is back in custody after escaping from the Lawton Community Corrections Center this week.

  Stephens Co. murder suspect denied bond

A man being held for a 2016 murder had his initial appearance before a judge Friday.

  Lawton woman sentenced for deadly 2018 shooting

Phasasha Garcia was accused of shooting and killing Rory Martin in April 2018 at VFW Post 5263 in east Lawton.

  Family eager for justice following murder suspect’s extradition

The man accused of killing a woman near Marlow in 2016 is back in Stephens County after he was found in his home country of Mexico.

  Murder suspect arrested in Mexico, extradited back to Stephens County

An arrest warrant was issued for Sanchez-Garcia for the death of Salazar at the end of November 2016.

  15 motorcycles stolen from Cache storage container

15 motorcycles worth about $70,000 are missing according to the Cache Police Department.

  Elgin woman arrested for connection to Lawton murder

20-year-old Maya Solis was arrested on a felony count of accessory after the fact.

Comanche Co. Sheriff Dept. investigating extortion of Lawton man

The Comanche County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the extortion of a Lawton man.

  Lawton man charged for deadly shooting

Richard Smith is charged with Murder in the first degree, Domestic Abuse, and Reckless Conduct with a Firearm.

  Lawton man charged for attacking dad, aunt with knife

Tenairo Navarro was charged Wednesday with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon for the stabbing of his dad.

Altus police investigate “Gator" theft

Police Chief Tim Murphy says a John Deere “Gator” all-terrain vehicle was stolen.

  Joe Exotic sentenced to 22 years in prison

Joseph Maldonado-Passage, also known as Joe Exotic, was sentenced Wednesday to 22 years in prison.

Court documents shed light on viral letter writer’s arrest

7News received a letter Tuesday morning that has also gone viral on Facebook.

  Medicine Park police arrest two over counterfeit bill production

Police in Medicine Park say the two people arrested over the weekend were making counterfeit bills inside their home.

  UPDATE: Police announce arrest in Lawton stabbing from last week

Police have not said exactly was charges Navarro will face.

  UPDATE: Suspect in weekend homicide identified

Authorities expect a first degree murder charge to be filed on Monday.

  UPDATE: LPD says Saturday morning shooting now a homicide investigation, victim identified

The Lawton Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened early Saturday morning at an apartment complex.

  UPDATE: Lawton Correctional Facility stabbing victim identified

A prisoner at GEO Correctional Facility was taken to the hospital after being stabbed Friday evening.

  Police release name of victims in Chickasha shooting

We now know the names of the people killed in a Chickasha shooting Thursday morning.

  Police investigate stabbing in SW Lawton

Police say a man was stabbed Friday morning and a woman was cut while trying to stop the stabbing.

  Suspect identified in Chickasha double murder

Chickasha police have identified a man who they say killed two people Thursday morning.

  Cyril man sentenced for Lawton shooting

Johnny Ray Jones pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and shooting with intent to kill.

  Mother seeks justice in daughter’s murder

Today marks 3 years since the murder of 21-year-old Ci'Lina Bell-Deloney.

  UPDATE: Suspect in Chickasha double homicide surrendered after gun malfunction

A suspect was taken into custody and two bodies were found inside a nearby home.

Ex-Oklahoma Arby’s manager gets prison for killing customer

A former manager at an Oklahoma Arby’s restaurant who was charged with fatally shooting a customer she said spit on her has been sentenced to two decades in prison.

  Warrant recalled for Lawton High teacher wanted for showing explicit photos to students

A Lawton High School teacher and coach wanted for sharing inappropriate content with students has been arrested.

  Man taken to hospital after Lawton shooting

A man is recovering after a shooting in central Lawton.

  Lawton Police investigate after person shot in leg

First Responders were called to the University Mobile Home Park at Southwest 28th and J Avenue for a man who had been shot in the leg.

  Driver runs after Lawton crash

Lawton police say someone involved in a crash took off running Tuesday morning.

  Lawton hits all-time homicide high in 2019

No arrests have been made in four of the city’s homicides.

  Warrant issued for LHS teacher accused of showing explicit photos to students

A warrant has been issued for a Lawton High School teacher and coach who is accused of showing lewd photos and videos to students during class.

  Conference held to address violence in Lawton

The City of Lawton Resource and Assessment Conference Brief will be Friday January 17th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the City Hall Main Conference Room.

  UPDATE: Charges filed in deadly 2019 Lawton house fire

On November 17, 2019 the Lawton Fire Department was called to a house fire at 7904 SW Forest Avenue around 3:30 in the morning.

  LPD releases information on Sunday night shooting

Police say the suspects fled the scene before they arrived in an unknown vehicle.

  Lawton man to serve no prison time for kidnapping and assault

A Lawton man will serve no prison time for his kidnapping and assault convictions.