Custer County Newswire

Custer County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Custer County, OK.

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  1. OSBI Investigating Body Found In Washita RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A man's body washed up on the banks of the Washita River, near the Custer-Washita county line last week. At the time, the Custer County Sheriff's office requested OSBI crime scene assistance only.

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  2. Body with suspicious injuries found south of Clinton identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | KSWO

    ... over the case after the medical examiner notified authorities about suspicious injuries found on the body. The Custer County Sheriff's Office was initially called Wednesday after the body was discovered on the river south of the town of Clinton in ...

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  3. Oklahoma agency investigating suspicious Custer County deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | Fox 23

    ... over the case after the medical examiner notified authorities about suspicious injuries found on the body. The Custer County Sheriff's Office was initially called Wednesday after the body was discovered on the river south of the town of Clinton in ...

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  4. 2 Shootings, Chase Preceded Deadly Crash Near Union CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... may be responsible for?" said spokesperson Mark Woodward. On I-40 near Weatherford, the first shot rang out. Custer County Sheriff's Office says it happened before 7:30 a.m. on Friday. The back window of a red vehicle was hit while the driver was on ...

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  5. The Latest: Man dies after wreck on icy Oklahoma interstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The Oklahoman reports that troopers say the wreck happened shortly before 3:30 a.m. Saturday in Custer County and involved three semitrailers and a car. Troopers said the road was icy at the time, but the cause remains under investigation.

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  6. Oklahoma City man dies in wreck along Interstate 40Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    An Oklahoma City man died Saturday morning after a wreck along Interstate 40 in Custer County involving three tractor-trailers and a car, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. About 3:25 a.m., two tractor-trailers that had been involved in a wreck were jackknifed in the eastbound lanes of I-40, about two miles west of Weatherford.

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  7. I-40 westbound lanes open west of Weatherford Saturday, eastbound shut downRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    A winter storm has affected travel in western Oklahoma Saturday while roads in central Oklahoma are not as slick before sunrise. The westbound lanes of Interstate 40 have reopened west of Weatherford in Custer County following a wreck and icy conditions.

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  8. Freezing Rain Causes Slick, Dangerous Drive In Western Okla.Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma Department of Transportation reports all lanes of I-40 are closed west of Weatherford in Custer County due to an accident. Emergency responders are working to clear the roadway.

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  9. Death penalty sought in Oklahoma interstate shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a Texas man charged with shooting two people to death as they drove on Interstate 40 in Oklahoma. Custer County prosecutors provided notice Friday - exactly one year after the shooting - that they'll seek the death penalty for 37-year-old Jeremy Doss Hardy of Pasadena, Texas.

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  10. Death penalty sought for defendant charged with I-40 shooting spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the murder defendant accused of going on a drunken shooting spree on Interstate 40 last December. Jeremy Doss Hardy, 37, showed no emotion when the Custer County district attorney handed his defense attorney the legal notice that states he "should be punished by death."

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  11. Three people die after separate wrecks on Oklahoma roadsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    About 1:20 a.m. Tuesday, Scott was driving a tractor-trailer on a Custer County road, about 14 miles north of Arapaho, when the rig left the road, rolled and struck a tree, troopers said. About 12:15 a.m. Monday, Kreymborg was driving a car west on the Turner Turnpike in Oklahoma City when the vehicle overcorrected, spun and left the road before hitting an embankment and a large sign, troopers said.

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  12. Two people dead after separate wrecks along Oklahoma roadsRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    About 1:20 a.m. Tuesday, Scott was driving a tractor-trailer on a Custer County road, about 14 miles north of Arapaho, when the rig left the road, rolled and struck a tree, troopers said.

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  13. 1 Killed In Crash Of Tractor-Trailer In Custer CountyRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 39-year-old man has died in the early-morning crash of a tractor-trailer in Custer County. The patrol says the crash occurred at about 1:20 a.m. 14 miles north of Arapaho on a gravel county road.

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  14. Cordell man dies in Custer County crash TuesdayRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    James Edward Scott, 39, of Cordell, was dead at the scene at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday 14 miles north of Arapaho west of U.S. 183 on a gravel county road.

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  15. News 9 Visits Michael Vance's Campsite Near HammonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... sheriff is expected to be okay. Soon after, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol helicopter spotted Vance. He was in Custer County north of Butler when it became a shootout between him and four OHP troopers. One neighbor witnessed the events from his front ...

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  16. Oklahoma manhunt: Details of the chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Law officers shot and killed Michael Vance Jr. at a roadblock in rural Custer County Sunday evening after he allegedly shot a sheriff and prompted a nighttime chase that spanned at least a dozen miles and traversed winding, hilly back-country roads, Sheriff Bruce Peoples said. Vance, a murder suspect in the deaths of a Luther couple and the shootings of two police officers, pulled over as he approached a roadblock set up by law enforcement and started firing, Peoples said.

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  17. Oklahoma manhunt ends with Michael Vance killed, Dewey County sheriff shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The weeklong manhunt for murder suspect Michael Dale Vance Jr. ended Sunday when he was shot and killed during a shoot-out with Oklahoma Highway Patrol troopers, authorities said. Troopers shot and killed Vance after setting up roadblocks on a country road, north of Butler in Custer County, after Vance shot Dewey County Sheriff Clay Sander, the highway patrol chief said.

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  18. Who's New: Jared DeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    Born in the small town of Custer County, Okla.-population 1,200-Jared Deck was always looking for an adventure. He found plenty of them as he worked a number of jobs, including on a farm, in the family's grocery store, in the oilfields, in a factory, starting his own business and running for political office.

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  19. Guilty verdict returned in less than two hoursRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 | Custer County Chief

    At 1:47 p.m. today the jury returned to the court room at Custer County District Court with a guilty verdict in the Britney Pryce trial. The case was submitted to the jury at 12:08 p.m., making the verdict returned in under two hours.

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  20. Thursday testimony in Pryce trialRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | Custer County Chief

    The trial of Brittney Pryce entered into its fourth day at Custer County District Court in Broken Bow on Thursday. The defense in the Brittney Pryce trial called Dr. Zhongxue Hua, a forensic and neuropathologist from New York, as a witness.

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