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  • Driver who flipped car into Lake Overholser allegedly admitted to driving drunk

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A driver who crashed his car into Lake Overholser allegedly admitted to driving drunk. Around 3 a.m., neighbors called police after a man started banging on their doors, saying he had been in an accident. The man had apparently crashed his car into Lake Overholser. When officers arrived, the driver allegedly admitted to drinking and speeding when he missed a stop and went through two guard rails. His car ended up in Lake Overholser upside down. Officials […]

  • One killed after crash on I-35 in Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – One person was killed after a crash on I-35 in Oklahoma City. Thursday, around 11:30 a.m., a car crashed in the northbound lanes of I-35 near S.E. 29th. Officials say at least one person was killed in the crash.  At this time, it is unclear if anyone else was injured. All northbound lanes of I-35 were temporarily blocked at S.E. 15th while crews worked to clear the scene. KFOR crews are working to gather more information.

  • Man accused in 1984 cold case in S.E. Oklahoma has been found guilty of first-degree murder

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A man accused in a 1984 cold case has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Johnny Smith was killed on June 28th, 1984 during his shift at the K.C.S. Lumber Company in Idabel. On the day of the murder, four witnesses said they heard a gunshot and then saw a man erratically driving a front-end loader, which belonged to the lumber company, past them. Several minutes later, the witnesses told police that the same man drove a truck […]

  • Former pastor sentenced to prison for molesting 10-year-old

    DUNCAN, Okla. – A former assistant pastor at an Oklahoma church has been sentenced to prison for molesting a 10-year-old. In 2016, Jody Hilliard was arrested and charged with two felony counts of lewd or indecent acts with a child. Hilliard, now 73, served as assistant pastor for the First Baptist Church in Duncan for 26 years. According to a police report, the 10-year-old victim told investigators Hilliard allegedly touched her private parts without clothes on and made her touch his […]

  • Ongoing dispute between two neighbors in N.W. Oklahoma City left one man in the hospital

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An ongoing dispute between two neighbors in northwest Oklahoma City left one man in the hospital with a stab wound. Around 1 a.m., police say two neighbors near N.W. 10th and Meridian had been in an ongoing dispute when they got into a fight. During the fight, both neighbors reportedly pulled knives on each other. That is when one of them was stabbed in the stomach. He was taken to the hospital for treatment. Police say he […]

  • Watch: Video shows priest slap baby during baptism

    A Reddit user posted video that shows a priest slapping a baby during a baptism. The video, which was also posted on YouTube, has a French title that translates to “A priest slaps an infant during his baptism.” At first, the 43-second video clip shows the priest, who is speaking French, attempting to comfort the crying baby. “Calm down, calm down, you must calm down,” the priest says in French. But when the crying doesn’t stop, the priest seems to grow frustrated and […]

  • Oklahoma man walking along I-40 killed after being struck by semi-truck

    POTTOWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. – An Oklahoma man walking along I-40 was killed after he was struck by a semi-truck. Officials say Robert Lee Hammitt Sr., 49, of Midwest City, was walking on the eastbound shoulder of I-40 near mile marker 185 in Shawnee around 10 p.m. when he was struck by a semi-truck. Hammit was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. Authorities are still investigating the fatal accident.

  • Oklahoma teacher’s aide accused of sex crimes, giving alcohol to students

    COVINGTON, Okla. – An Oklahoma teacher’s aide is accused of giving students alcohol and having sex with one of them. Earlier this month, an 18-year-old student told authorities that Jeri Ann Griffin, 41, of Covington, had provided beer to students and had sex with him. Griffin is a teacher’s assistant for Covington-Douglas Public Schools, the Enid News and Eagle reports. The teen told authorities that a few months ago, he was at Griffin’s house with her husband, helping them move to […]

  • Fiery crash in Lincoln County left one person dead

    LINCOLN COUNTY, Okla. – A fiery crash in Lincoln County left one person dead. Just before 3 p.m. Tuesday, someone in a Chevrolet pickup was driving westbound on SH 66 in Warwick, Okla. when another vehicle crashed into it, causing the truck to catch fire. The driver of the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene. That person has not been identified at this time. The driver of the other vehicle involved in the crash was transported to a local […]

  • Officials identify pilot killed in crop duster crash in Enid

    ENID, Okla. – Authorities have released more information related to the crash of a crop duster near Enid. Around 7:10 a.m. on Tuesday, officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol learned a crop dusting plane had crashed near Hwy 45 and Garland Rd., about a mile north of Enid. Officials said the plane, which was owned by Deterding Aerial Spraying, crashed into the ground after it hit a guideline wire. OHP confirmed to KFOR that the pilot of the plane was […]

  • Video shows suspects allegedly responsible for carjacking run from police

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Police have released video, hoping to catch the men responsible for an armed carjacking. On June 15th, a man was backing out of his driveway near N.W. 10th and Rockwell when he was confronted by two armed men. The armed individuals reportedly demanded the victim get out of the vehicle and leave his cellphone and wallet. Surveillance cameras captured video of the car jacking. A short time later, police say a Midwest City police officer pulled over […]