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    Firefighters battling grass fire near Deer Creek

    DEER CREEK, Okla. – It has been a busy week for firefighters across the metro. Over the past few days, firefighters from several metro agencies had their hands full with grass fires. On Wednesday, fire crews were called to a grass fire near N.W. 206th and Meridian. Winds helped fuel the flames and helped them spread to tall grasses and nearby trees. At this point, firefighters from Deer Creek and Oklahoma City are battling the blaze. Drivers in the area […]

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    Oklahoma man arrested after allegedly choking, robbing 62-year-old neighbor

    TULSA, Okla. – An Oklahoma man is behind bars after allegedly choking his 62-year-old neighbor. According to FOX 23, officers were called to a home near 31st St. North and N. Iroquois Ave. on Monday afternoon. The victim says he was getting groceries from his car when David Reed came up behind him and began choking him. The victim told FOX 23 that he tried to fight back, but was much weaker than Reed. After allegedly taking the victim’s wallet, […]

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    Police searching for two men who allegedly robbed, beat man inside his Oklahoma City home

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities are searching for two men who allegedly robbed and beat a man in his Oklahoma City home. On Wednesday morning, officers were called to a home in the 2200 block of S.W. 49th St. after the victim reported being robbed by two men inside his home. According to the police report, the victim heard someone knocking at his front door and was met by two men standing on his porch. One of the men asked if he […]

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    Two men added to Oklahoma’s list of Top 15 Fugitives

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials with the Oklahoma Department of Corrections are alerting the public after two men were added to the list of Top 15 Fugitives. Authorities say 35-year-old Joshua Ward left the Tulsa Transitional Center halfway house to search for a job on Nov. 22. However, he never returned to the facility. Ward is serving time for embezzlement, and has previously served time for robbery with a firearm. He is known to have violent tendencies and is connected with the […]

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    UPDATE: Fire crews extinguish several grass fires near I-35

    EDMOND, Okla. – Emergency crews from several agencies were busy fighting several small grass fires on Tuesday afternoon. Shortly before 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, fire crews were called to a wooded area near I-35, between the Kilpatrick Turnpike and Covell. When firefighters arrived on scene, the flames had already spread to several cedar trees in the area. Fire crews were forced to battle several grasses fires along the way, which helped one fire spread through a patch of cedar trees and […]

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    Cushing denied disaster assistance for 5.0 magnitude earthquake

    CUSHING, Okla. – Earlier this month, residents in Cushing felt the earth move when a 5.0 magnitude earthquake was recorded just west of town. Now, their nerves are shaking again after disaster assistance was denied. On Nov. 6, geologists recorded a 5.0 magnitude earthquake centered near Cushing. The shaking was felt as far away as Kansas City and Little Rock, Ark. After the earthquake, Cushing Assistant City Manager Jeremy Frazier held a news conference, confirming some residents suffered minor injuries. He […]

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    Former Oklahoma officer sentenced to probation for child abuse case

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A former Oklahoma City police officer will not be sent to prison for abusing his 7-month-old foster child. Last year, Jeremiah Thompson was accused of abusing his 7-month-old foster child after she suffered severe head trauma. During Thompson’s preliminary hearing, doctors testified that the infant suffered extensive bleeding from her eyes. Thompson claimed he accidentally dropped the baby, but experts said her injuries were consistent with being shaken. Thompson was eventually fired from the Oklahoma City Police Department. This […]

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    McDonald’s employee fired after putting mustard in officer’s drink

    TOPEKA, Kan. – A fast-food employee is out of a job after reportedly mixing a police officer’s drink with mustard. According to KSNT, a Facebook post grabbed the attention of management at a Topeka McDonald’s restaurant. The post claims that an officer was given a Dr. Pepper with mustard in it after ordering food through the drive-thru. The franchise owners say they investigated the claims and the employee responsible was fired. “All customers, including local law enforcement officers who protect and […]

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    “I hope I see you on the streets,” Inmate threatens judge at bond hearing

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A man is facing almost a dozen charges after he allegedly threatened a judge at a bond hearing. On Friday, 36-year-old Michael Ray went before a judge to learn about bond for four charges including terroristic threatening and second-degree assault. Less than a minute into the hearing, Ray scoffed at the $25,000 bond before he walked out. According to WAVE, the judge raised his bond to $50,000 before he walked back into the courtroom. “I hope I […]

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    Three deaths possibly linked to Thanksgiving meal

    ANTIOCH, Calif. – A dinner for hundreds of people in California with nowhere to go on Thanksgiving may have led to several deaths. According to WPVI, officials say a Thanksgiving meal served to 835 people may be linked to three deaths and several other illnesses. Officials say the meal was hosted by a church and was served at the Antioch American Legion Center. Health experts say eight patients started showing up at Sutter Delta Medical Center with symptoms of food […]

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    One person dead after wreck in Norman

    NORMAN, Okla. – Police in Norman are investigating a wreck that claimed the life of one person on Tuesday morning. Officials say they were called to a deadly accident near 24th Ave. NW and Corporate Center Dr. around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday. HAPPENING NOW: NPD is working a fatality collision at 24th Ave NW & Corporate Centre Dr. 24th is closed to all NB traffic at Conference Dr. — Norman Police (@normanokpd) November 29, 2016 Investigators say two vehicles were […]