74-year-old Wewoka man arrested for shooting wife

Posted on: 11:26 am, September 5, 2013, by

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WEWOKA, Okla.- Authorities say a 74-year-old Wewoka man is in jail after allegedly killing his wife on Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities were called to a home in the 1400 block of S. Seminole St. after getting word of a shooting.

When they arrived, they found 73-year-old Trevia Sue Streater suffering with a gunshot wound.

She was taken to a hospital in Holdenville where she later died.

investigators believe 74-year-old Melvin Darrell Streater shot his wife inside their home.

Streater has been arrested for second-degree murder.