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  1. OSBI investigating death of inmate at Oklahoma County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the death of a 66-year-old man who died while at the Oklahoma County Jail. KOCO ARIANA GARZA IS LIVE OUTSIDE WITH THE DETAILS.

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  2. Oklahoma County inmate dies after being found not breathingRead the original story

    57 min ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office says an inmate at the county jail died after being found unresponsive in his cell. Sheriff's spokesman Mark Opgrande said Tuesday that 66-year-old Charles Land was pronounced dead at a local hospital where he was taken after his cellmate contacted guards and said Land was not breathing.

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  3. Inmate found dead in cell at Oklahoma County jailRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    An inmate in custody at the Oklahoma County jail was found dead in his cell last week, the Oklahoma County Sheriff's office said in a news release. On Thursday, an inmate at the detention center told officers his cellmate, Charles Land, 66, of Oklahoma City, was not breathing, sheriff's office spokesman Mark Opgrande said.

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  4. Oklahoma County inmate pronounced deadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Land was booked into the Oklahoma County Detention Center just three days earlier for a warrant for failure to appear on charges related to a DUI/transporting an open container case.

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  5. Authorities Investigate Inmate's Death At Oklahoma Co. Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    An inmate died after being found unresponsive in his cell at the Oklahoma County Detention Center, according to the Oklahoma County Sheriff's office. According to the Sheriff's office, on Thursday, July 23, 66-year-old Charles Land was found unresponsive in his cell at the Oklahoma County Detention Center.

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  6. OKC Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teenage Girls During Slumber PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... at work. Officers could not locate Washington on Sunday, but on Monday he was arrested and booked into the Oklahoma County Jail. His bond was set at $30,000. Oklahoma's Own News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and ...

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  7. Hispanic population is increasing in Oklahoma CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma County's Hispanic population grew by about 13.5 percent during a four-year period ending July 1, 2014, U.S. Census Bureau data shows. An estimated 124,378 Hispanics were living in Oklahoma County on that date, an increase of 14,839 people from July 1, 2010.

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  8. ReMerge program for mothers facing prison receives grantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    An Oklahoma County program offering female offenders an alternative to prison has received a $500,000 grant, allowing the agency to expand its services. ReMerge provides assistance to women facing prison who are also pregnant or have young children.

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  9. Notorious scammer still up to his old tricksRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... of times and convicted of scamming lots of people in our state, mainly the disabled, elderly and unemployed. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater tells the In Your Corner team Krafton was arrested last week trying to scam a small business ...

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  10. Officials searching for lost Arcadia cow with head stuck in bucketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    A cow living on a pasture off Route 66 in Arcadia somehow got its head stuck in a bucket Friday and authorities were not able to rescue it before dark. "This one is definitely one of the strangest we've seen," said Mark Opgrande, a spokesman for the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office.

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  11. Bull in danger after bucket gets stuck on its headRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... COUNTRY RIGHT NOW. EVEN THOUGH CARS ZOOMED BY 60 MILES AN HOUR SOMEONE WAS ABLE TO SEE THE COW AND CALL 911. OKLAHOMA COUNTY DEPUTIES AND LUTHER FIREFIGHTERS SPENT FRIDAY NIGHT TRYING TO TRACK IT DOWN. IT KEPT RUNNING AWAY.

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  12. Oklahoma City police arrest suspect in rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsOK.com

    ... er, police said. Flores, who was wanted on a warrant for violating a suspended sentence, was booked into the Oklahoma County jail Sunday night where he remains in lieu of $77,000 bail, records show.

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  13. High school basketball: Londaryl Perry named Millwood girls basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsOK.com

    ... an opposing team's locker room while they were getting dressed. He was cleared of any wrongdoing by the Oklahoma County district attorney, but was still relieved of his coaching duties by the Putnam City School District. Perry explained Monday in ...

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  14. Autopsy finds Bob Barry Jr. died from blunt force trauma, skull fractureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsOK.com

    ... he suffered multiple fractures to his ribs, the autopsy report found. Guiterrez was still in custody at the Oklahoma County jail on Monday afternoon on $18,500 bail. He also has a hold on his release from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. He is ...

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  15. Daniel Holtzclaw To Serve 15 Days In Jail For Bond ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News9 Oklahoma City

    Judge Timothy Henderson ordered Daniel Holtzclaw to serve 15 days in the Oklahoma County Jail for a recent bond violation. Holtzclaw is accused of sexually assaulting women while on duty as an Oklahoma City police officer.

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  16. Two Arrested After Child Found Locked Inside Hot Car In NW OkcRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... her friend was supposed to watch the child. Both Norris and Truitt were arrested and booked into the Oklahoma County Jail on a complaint of child neglect. They are being held on $10,000 bond each. Oklahoma's Own News9.com is proud to provide ...

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  17. What to do in Oklahoma on July 27, 2015: Catch Dino O'Dell at Northwest and Capitol Hill librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsOK.com

    Dino O'Dell will perform at various Oklahoma County libraries this week as part of the final weeks of the Neighborhood Arts program.

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  18. Oklahoma jails have many mentally ill inmates, but few resources for treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsOK.com

    ... according to a 2014 report by the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. The Oklahoma County Jail has as many as 500 mentally ill inmates, the report said. Nationally, a 2010 estimate by the Treatment Advocacy Center and ...

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  19. NFL: DeMarco Murray 'not worried about' recent criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsOK.com

    ... City, Saturday, July 25, 2015. The youth football camp hosted children from the area Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County. Photo by Nate Billings, The Oklahoman Randle said earlier this offseason that Murray left "a lot of meat on the bone" last ...

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  20. Boy remains hospitalized after accidental shooting in Nicoma ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | NewsOK.com

    A 10-year-old boy who was accidentally shot with a handgun by one of his brothers remained hospitalized Friday, said Nicoma Park Police Chief Rob Groseclose. The boy, who is from the Deer Creek school district area in northwest Oklahoma County, is one of a set of triplets who were with their father at a work site Thursday in Nicoma Park near E Draper Avenue and W Ives Way Lane.

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