Man who left threatening letters in Deer Creek, other neighborhoods taken into custody

STEPHENS CO., Okla. – The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office tells KSWO the man accused of leaving threatening notes and spitting on doors around the state has been taken into custody early Thursday morning.

44-year-old Thomas Ryan Krech was identified using the license plate on the truck seen in the video from Deer Creek.

The first letter was reported Monday morning in a Deer Creek neighborhood.

Now, police say other letters have been delivered in this area.

On Wednesday, Stephens County authorities say the same man left a similar letter at a residence there.

Click here for more information on the Stephens County incidents.

The sheriff says the writing in the notes matched that from the letter that was written Monday in Deer Creek.

Krech was taken into custody in Oklahoma City, KSWO reports. 

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