Crime

State drug agents invade illegal marijuana operation in Creek County, find 1,000 plants on several acres

September 21, 2020

OBN says agents developed information from a tip and located an illegal marijuana-growing campsite near Depew, Oklahoma.

Man arrested on charges of domestic strangulation

September 15, 2020

The defendant reported told the victim he was coming back and would “make her regret it.”

Woman admits to driving a stolen car to a “party room” in Town West

September 15, 2020

The defendant says she purchased the 2020 Hyundai Elantra for $3,000.

Four-hour police standoff ends peacefully with suspect’s arrest

September 9, 2020

Police have a suspect in custody after he held them in a standoff for over four hours.

Creek County Sheriff’s Office confirms three bodies found in Mannford

August 19, 2020

At a short press conference on Wednesday afternoon, the Creek County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the finding of three deceased individuals in a residence outside of Mannford.

Sapulpa man arrested for child sex abuse charges against 14-year-old

August 15, 2020

A local man was arrested on child sexual abuse charges on August 10th for allegedly inappropriately touching a 14-year old at his home in Sapulpa.

Family seeks justice for mother killed in DUI

July 28, 2020

Jared Harper and his five children stood outside of the Creek County Courthouse, holding up signs reading “End DUI,” and “Justice for Billie.” It was the day of the court hearing for Justin Milwee, and a day that the Harpers had been waiting for since last Christmas.

Attacked teenager admits one of his assailants was there to buy marijuana; sister says the attack was premeditated

July 21, 2020

Austin Hoover’s sister says the drugs “gave them a clearer opportunity to do the job they clearly had planned to set out and do.”

Sapulpa teenager attacked, case no longer in Sapulpa Police jurisdiction

July 15, 2020

“When they stomped on him, he blacked out … He doesn’t remember how he got home.”

The family behind the badge: families of law enforcement speak out

June 30, 2020

Families of law enforcement speak out about the current climate of being a law enforcement officer, and what they want the public to know.