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  • CYDNEY BARON cbaron@claremoreprogress.com

Agencies in multiple states aided in identifying a man wanted on child pornography charges in which a Rogers County child was targeted.

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  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

A man was arrested over the weekend after allegedly playing around with a gun— told officials he thought it was unloaded, resulting in a female getting grazed by a bullet, according to a Rogers County Sheriff's Office affidavit.

  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

A man who reported his car stolen on June 15 took to Facebook to locate it, finding it parked in the Rogers County Courthouse parking lot. 

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Rogers County Sheriff Scott Walton addressed media Friday following a telephone conversation exchanged bewteen him and a Tulsa Police officer recently. That call was recorded and obtained by media sources and later broadcasted.

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  • Cydney Baron cbaron@claremoreprogress.com

An intricate investigation into a former teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a juvenile led to an arrest in Claremore Thursday.

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A Sand Springs man was arrested on Memorial Day weekend after allegedly breaking into a home, tussling with the resident there, and again later with law enforcement, according to a Rogers County Sheriff's affidavit.

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  • BY DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

A former Oologah-Talala High School student and his parents have filed a negligent lawsuit against the school's district and a former teacher who is accused of raping the student.

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  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

A hearing to decide if three defendants in a 2015 Verdigris hit-and-run crash that killed one pedestrian and left another seriously injured will be tried together has been re-scheduled.

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  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

The couple connected to the death of a five-month-old male found unresponsive and pronounced dead on Feb. 10 in Owasso-Rogers County were arrested Friday.

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In the early morning hours of May 16, Claremore Police Department responded to the 600 block of South Maryland Avenue for a report of a robbery that had just occurred. Officers arrived at the home and located one person deceased inside the home.

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  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

The Rogers County District Attorney’s Office has filed second-degree murder charges against a Chelsea grandmother responsible for the care of her 12-year-old grandchild, who died in her custody earlier this month.

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A new tool being considered by local law enforcement will allow the public to see what crimes are happening close to them or see what the crime trends are. 

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  • Diana Dickinson

A man was arrested Sunday at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino after being accused of a sexual assault that began inside the casino and ended in the alleged victim’s car. 

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What began as an alleged shooting complaint in Craig County led law enforcement to a vehicle matching the description in Talala reported earlier, according to the Rogers County Sheriff's Office affidavit. 

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  • By DIANA DICKINSON ddickinson@claremoreprogress.com

A Verdigris man who pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and driving under the influence in Rogers County District Court on Jan. 10 was sentenced Tuesday to serve life in prison, plus 20 years.

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  • Diana Dickinson

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigators are looking into the death of a 12-year-old Foyil girl who was pronounced dead at Hillcrest Hospital Claremore over the weekend.

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  • Diana Dickinson

A Tulsa man travelling on the Will Rogers Turnpike was arrested Friday night, after sending law enforcement on a high-speed chase, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol officials. 

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A woman was arrested Friday night after taking her boyfriend’s cell phone, refusing to give it back, and then held him at gunpoint in an attempt to make him leave the house, according to a Rogers County Sheriff’s Office affidavit. 

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A nonprofit organization dedicated to jail reform will present data and possible strategic approaches to alleviate jail overcrowding at 3 p.m. on Thursday at the Rogers County Courthouse. 

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  • Diana Dickinson

A man with a tri-county record sentenced to a 200-year life sentence in the Oklahoma Department of Corrections (DOC) was found Wednesday unresponsive in his cell. 

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  • Diana Dickinson

Law enforcement officials are working on leads to find out who was involved in multiple car break-ins in Oologah over the weekend.

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