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    Updates on wildfires in Woodward and Canadian counties

    WOODWARD, Okla. – The massive wildfire that has burned over 57,000 acres in northwest Oklahoma is now 70 percent contained. According to the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry air attack planes flew over the fire, known as the 350 Complex, today to monitor hot spots but no aerial suppression was needed. Departments from Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Tennessee, and Texas have assisted crews from Woodward and Mooreland, and Texas crews still remain in place for further assistance.  The cause of the […]

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    One man dead after house fire at S. Lee and Walker

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Just before 7:30 a.m., a fire broke out at a home at 3212 South Lee Avenue. Fire crews were able to knock it down quickly but then discovered there was one adult male in the home they thought was vacant. According to the Oklahoma City Fire Department, the man was just inside the door right by the couch. He was the only person in the house. Fire crews and EMSA worked on the victim at the scene, but he was […]

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    Gas leak in south Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A 3-inch gas line was hit by an excavator at 8320 S Pennsylvania Avenue. Around10:19 a.m., the Oklahoma City Fire Department and Hazardous Materials Unit were on scene and are evacuating several buildings to the east of the building. Fire hoses are deployed and on standby in case of fire. Oklahoma Natural Gas was contacted. Fire crews plan to keep the area safe as ONG responds and shuts off the gas.

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    Burglary puts Oklahoma City woman in hospital

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police are searching for a suspect after a woman was stabbed during a home burglary Saturday morning. Around 4 a.m., police were called to the 600 block of NW 109 on an attempted first-degree burglary, where the suspect was apparently run off by the homeowner’s dogs. Shortly after, police received a call from a few houses down on a possible stabbing. Officials said the same suspect entered the second home and stabbed a woman inside. She was transported to […]

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    Oklahoma state trooper involved in fatal shooting

    MIAMI, Okla.-  Authorities are investigating after deadly shooting involving a state trooper. Oklahoma Highway patrol says a man fled from a DUI checkpoint, and after a brief chase, stepped out of the vehicle with a weapon. OHP Lt. John Vincent says the trooper, later identified as Trooper Aron Gibe, felt threatened and that is when he shot and killed the suspect. Vincent said the shooting happened late Friday night. The victim’s name is not being released at this time. This is a developing story. […]

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    Update: EB I-40 ramp at 15th St. reopens in Del City after semi fire

    UPDATED 1/6/15 7:45 A.M. DEL CITY, Okla. – The semi has been towed from the roadway, and I-40 eastbound near Hudiburg Dr. in Del City, Okla.  is back open. The eastbound ramp of I-40 was blocked at 15th St. after a semi caught fire early Tuesday morning. The road is back open to traffic at this time.   DEL CITY, Okla. – Multiple agencies are working a semi that caught fire in Del City, which is also blocking traffic for […]

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    Update: Man who dropped missing boy off at store arrested

    OKLAHOMA CITY –  Authorities say they have arrested a 56-year-old Del City man related to the disappearance of a 4-year-old boy. According to the Oklahoma City Police Department, 4-year-old Quinton Thompson was being watched by his grandmother at the time of his disappearance. When the child’s mother came home around 5 a.m. on Sunday, she realized her son was gone. Around 11 a.m., officers learned the child was safe and had been dropped off at a convenience store near S.E. 15th […]

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    Update: Traffic stop ends in shooting involving OHP trooper in Guthrie

    UPDATED 1/5/15 6:31 A.M. GUTHRIE, Okla. – A man is in the hospital after a shooting involving an Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper. The shooting took place in Guthrie Sunday night around 9:30 p.m. near E. Harrison Ave. and N Wentz St., which is just west of the Logan County Courthouse. Troopers say it started a routine traffic stop. According to OHP, a trooper pulled over the suspect, but details as to why the suspect was stopped are unclear at this […]

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    Police: Manhunt for three suspects following violent attempted carjacking

    UPDATED 1/5/15 6:47 A.M. OKLAHOMA CITY –  Authorities continue searching for three people, accused of stealing cars, and shooting two people. Police say the suspects crashed a stolen car near Southwest 36th and Western, then took off. That’s when officers say they found a running vehicle, with two people inside. Officers say the men shot at the two people inside the vehicle. A bullet grazed the man’s nose, and another bullet grazed a woman’s chin. They were both taken to the […]

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    Arrest made in deadly New Year’s Day shooting

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Officers arrested Daryan Jones Saturday afternoon in connection with the murder of Valanesha Washington. Homicide detectives issued a warrant for Jones’ arrest earlier in the day. He was later located at an apartment complex in northwest Oklahoma City. He tried to escape out an apartment window, but was quickly apprehended. Valanesha was killed in a drive-by shooting on New Year’s Day, the first homicide of 2015. This is a developing story. Refresh this story for updated information.

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    Police: one in custody after chase leads to manhunt

    NORMAN, Okla. – Police have one man in custody following a short chase that ended at an apartment complex. According to Norman Police, the man stole a white GMC pickup truck that the owner had left running in the parking lot of a gas station in the 1200 block of East Lindsey. Police caught up to the suspect near Hwy 9 and SE 12th St. He led them on a short vehicle chase ending at the at the Cardinal Creek Apartments, according […]