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Nineteen total counts of child sexual abuse, rape by instrumentation, lewd acts to a child, sodomy, and drug possession were filed giants a Chelsea man Friday.

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Editor's Note: This is the first in a four part series on domestic violence in Rogers County. Statistics show 85% of domestic violence victims are women. For the purpose of this article, when law enforcement uses female pronouns, it is to represent all victims.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — A Republican lawmaker said he’s furious after legislators approved raises for private prison employees, but then said they can’t afford increases for workers already on state payrolls.

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Claremore Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying two individuals seen in photos the department shared across their social media.

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An attempt to serve a protective order resulted in a fist fight and ultimately a shooting that left one man dead, according to Rogers County Sheriff's Office.

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On Dec. 30, 2019 the Owasso Police Department responded to the shooting death 21 year old Tyler Lee Collins inside an apartment in Owasso. During the subsequent investigation, evidence was developed leading to suspects Devin Wilson, 17, Skiatook, and Montre’ Wilson, 24, Tulsa as the persons …

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Methamphetamine, security cameras, burglary and shots fired were all noted in police reports that end with a felony child neglect arrest.

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INOLA, Okla. - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) was requested by the Inola Police Department to investigate an officer-involved shooing that occurred the evening of January 11, 2020.

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The body of a passenger involved in a high-speed pursuit was recovered from a Claremore creek around 8:30 a.m. today.

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In Owasso, officers were dispatched to an unknown disturbance inside a room at Candlewood Suits, according to a statement released by the department Sunday.

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Video footage of a couple slapping a 12-year old child across the face was uncovered during a child abuse investigation that resulted in two Claremore residents facing felony charges.


After leading deputies and police officers on a high-speed chase through the center of Claremore, Kami Walton, 37, was arrested on seven counts, including DUI and assault.

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Jessie Jay Phelps born February 15, 1929. He is survived by 3 children, daughter Karen Dennis and husband Ron, daughter Sherye Griffin, and son Jay Phelps and wife Pam. Jessie is survived by 2 brothers and 1 sister, 7 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren and man…