Sequoyah County Newswire

Sequoyah County Newswire

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

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  1. Morning truck fire closes lane on I-40Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 4029TV.com

    A truck fire closed one westbound lane on I-40 in Sequoyah County Friday morning.

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  2. Interstate 40 Blocked As Tractor-Trailer Goes Up In FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    We are following breaking news as Oklahoma Highway Patrol respond to a tractor-trailer that caught fire along Interstate 40. According to a release, both west bound lanes of I-40 at mile marker 316 in Sequoyah County have been shut down due to the fire.

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  3. Additional Animal Cruelty Charges Filed Against Oklahoma Horse TrainerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Sequoyah County District Attorney's Office filed two additional felony animal cruelty charges against a horse trainer accused of killing four race horses and severely injuring a fifth. Robert Dimitt, 57, was arrested Aug. 3 on suspicion of animal cruelty after horses left in his care were found dead on his ranch near Sallisaw, according to the Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Deputies arrest Angela Gray in Mayberry caseRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Sequoyah County Times

    After almost a year of waiting, a Muldrow family can now feel that justice for their son has taken a giant leap forward. Late Thursday afternoon Sequoyah County Deputy Roger Johnson and District 27 District Attorney Investigator Eric Helms led a handcuffed Angela Landon Gray, 39, into the Sequoyah County Jail.

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  5. Foundation closes last doorRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2011 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... Educational Co-operative in Arkansas. Officials with the Ki BOIS Community Action Foundation told Sequoyah County Commissioners earlier this year they would bid on the two programs and hopefully return the programs' administration to Sequoyah ...

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  6. Affidavit Reveals Sallisaw Horse Trainer Mistreated Five HorsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    However, new information revealing two other horses being mistreated has caused the criminal investigator in the case of Robert Dimitt to seek more charges. "This affiant is requesting a warrant be issued for two additional counts of Animal Cruelty ," Sequoyah County Deputy Sheriff and Criminal Investigator George Bormann stated in the affidavit.

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  7. Two Arrested On Suspicion Of Weapons Charge After Stealing TrailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... Police are looking for the victims of the stolen trailers. They believe the trailers were taken from Sequoyah County or a neighboring county. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Sallisaw Police Department @918-775-4177. If you find ...

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  8. Trainer Accused of Abusing Racehorses Pleads Not GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Horse

    ... owner contacted Dimmitt, and Dimmitt told the agent that one of the horses had died. Investigators from the Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, Sheriff's Office later learned that another of the horses had allegedly died on Dimmitt's property. Further, ...

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  9. Jury Deliberates Woman's Fate After Muldrow Teen Nearly Dies In ATV CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... again and certainly would never walk, but on Wednesday, he did both in front of a jury. With the help of two Sequoyah County deputies, Mayberry walked into a courtroom and testified. He is living with a traumatic brain injury, but says he remembers ...

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  10. Marietta man dies in wreck in Oklahoma on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | MDJonline.com

    Bryan K. Lewis, 53, of Marietta, was pronounced dead on the scene of a single-car wreck Monday in Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, local newspaper Tulsa World reported.

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  11. Muldrow Teen Walks Again, Testifies Against Woman Accused Of Leaving Him To DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... talk again and certainly would never walk, but today he did both in front of a jury. With the help of two Sequoyah County deputies, Mayberry walked into a courtroom to tell a jury about the night two years ago that changed his life forever. Mayberry ... 10 comments

  12. US court orders hearing for Oklahoma man sentenced to deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | KAUZ

    ... victed in the Sept. 24, 1999, slaying of Trooper David "Rocky" Eales during a drug raid at Barrett's home in Sequoyah County. It marked the third time Barrett had been tried for Eales' death.

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  13. Court Orders Hearing For Vian Man Sentenced For Killing OHP TrooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... in the September 24, 1999, slaying of Trooper David "Rocky" Eales during a drug raid at Barrett's home in Sequoyah County. The OHP says Eales was a 20 year veteran and served as a trooper in Tulsa, Watonga, McAlester and on the Indian Nations ...

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  14. Trial Underway For Woman Accused Of Leaving Teen In Ditch After ATV WreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The trial for a woman who is accused of leaving a 16-year-old boy in a ditch for hours following an ATV accident in underway this week in Sequoyah County. Angela Gray was arrested in August 2014 and is facing several charges, including felony leaving the scene of an accident, according to the Sequoyah County Court Clerk.

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  15. Two men dead in state crashes, Oklahoma Highway Patrol reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | NewsOK.com

    ... Lewis was dead at the scene of a crash about 3:35 p.m. Monday on State Highway 141, 3 miles west of Gans in Sequoyah County. Lewis was a passenger in a sport utility vehicle driven east on SH 141. The name of the driver is unknown, the patrol ...

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  16. Students Head Back To School In Sequoyah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | 5NEWSonline.com

    It's a big day for students in the Sallisaw School District as they started classes on Thursday . Teachers started arriving at the school around 7:00 a.m. this morning.

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  17. Muldrow Man Found Guilty In 1997 Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A Muldrow man accused of murdering a Sallisaw man in 1997 was found guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday , according to the Sequoyah County Sheriff's Office. Ricky Dority was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for the murder of Mitchell Nixon, Sheriff Ron Lockhart said.

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  18. Oklahoma undercover officers crack down on law violators on Illinois RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | NewsOK.com

    ... commission rangers, a Northeastern State University campus police officer, a Cherokee Nation marshal and a Sequoyah County sheriff's deputy. The task force had launched their kayaks from Patriot Park, a spot a few miles from the commission's ...

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  19. Pawn Shop Owner Bonds Out After Arrest On Suspicion Of Sexual Battery Of EmployeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A pawn shop owner has bonded out after he was arrested by Muldrow Police on suspicion of sexual battery, according to a probable cause affidavit. Ronnie Woodrow Wear, 62, was released on a $5,000 bond on Wednesday ., according to the Sequoyah County Sheriff's office.

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  20. Oklahoma Racehorse Trainer Accused of Animal CrueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Horse

    An Oklahoma racing Quarter Horse trainer is facing multiple animal cruelty charges after two horses allegedly died and another was injured while under his care. Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, Sheriff Ron Lockhart said an agent for Edward Leslie, MD, a Kentucky-based racehorse owner, was instructed to pick up two of three horses in the care of trainer Robert Dimitt in July.

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