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  1. 57-year-old busted for cultivating marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... esn't list the exact amount, but it was said to be a "distribution amount." Baker was arrested and taken to the Tulsa County Jail. He faces multiple counts including cultivation of marijuana and possession of marijuana with intent.

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  2. Owasso Police Arrest Driver For Leaving Scene Of Injury Crash On Highway 169Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Claremore man is in the Tulsa County jail, accused of driving under the influence and causing a crash in Owasso which sent another driver to the hospital Thursday evening. Owasso Police said Brittian Harrison, 29, told officers he had drank three to four beers while at a Tulsa bowling alley prior to the crash on Highway 169 at 76th Street North.

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  3. Tulsa Businesses Feel Effects Of Hard-Hitting Flu BugRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... managers, or the decision makers within the companies that we partner with, have been out sick," Baker said. Tulsa County has seen the most flu hospitalizations and deaths in the state since September; and with Oklahoma being the hardest hit state ...

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  4. 58 Oklahomans have died from the flu this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KSWO

    ... deaths this season, Jackson County has had one, Stephens County has had four and Tillman County has had three. Tulsa County has recorded the most deaths with 12, followed by Oklahoma and Garfield counties with five. You can see a complete breakdown ...

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  5. Health Officials Report 11 More Oklahoma Flu-Related DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... now stand at 58, up from 47 reported last Thursday. 1/22/2015 Related Story: Seven New Flu Deaths Reported In Tulsa County, 16 New Deaths Statewide Tulsa County continues to lead the state in flu-related deaths with 12 since September 28, 2014. ...

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  6. Police identify victim in fatal Tulsa motel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... wearing hoodies rushed in demanding money. Jones was shot during a struggle. Three people, including a former Tulsa County sheriff's deputy, have been arrested in connection with the shooting. Officials said 44-year-old Warren Crittenden of Stroud, ...

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  7. Police identify victim, arrest three suspects in fatal motel shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Three people, including a former Tulsa County sheriff's deputy, were arrested in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at an east Tulsa motel. Warren Crittenden, 44, of Stroud, and Pamela Taylor, 27, were arrested by Tulsa police on first-degree murder complaints late Tuesday.

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  8. Teen Crashes Stolen Car into Midtown Tulsa HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Tulsa County Sheriff's deputies were searching early Thursday morning for a young driver who led them on a chase before the vehicle crashed into the front of a home near 21st and Sheridan. The chase began when a deputy tried to pull the SUV over around 11:00 Wednesday night, but the driver sped away.

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  9. Deputies: Teen Leaves ID Behind After Stolen SUV Crashes Into Tulsa HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Tulsa County Sheriff's deputies believe they know the driver of a SUV which led them on a short chase before it hit a Tulsa home early Thursday. Deputies said the chase started when they attempted to stop the teenage driver at 11th and Sheridan for a traffic violation at about 1:30 a.m. The chase ended in the 6900 block of East 20th Street when the driver jumped out of the Chevy Trailblazer and ran.

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  10. Dangerous wildfire chars parts of north Tulsa CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A wildfire in north Tulsa sent several agencies scrambling to contain it before it could destroy any structures Wednesday afternoon. It sent smoke billowing into the air, and some of it crossed the highway making driving in the area a bit risky.

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  11. Former Tulsa County deputy charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Warren Crittenden,44, faces a count of first-degree murder in connection with the shooting death of a 32-year-old man at a Super 8 motel near 31st and Memorial in Tulsa Tuesday. Police say Pamela Taylor met the victim at a casino and went back to his motel room with him, but the pair got into an argument.

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  12. Former Tulsa County deputy, woman arrested in east Tulsa motel homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOK.com

    A former Tulsa County sheriff's deputy and a woman were arrested in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at an east Tulsa motel. Warren Crittenden, 44, of Stroud, and Pamela Taylor, 27, were arrested by Tulsa police on first-degree murder complaints late Tuesday.

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  13. Police: Former Sheriff's Deputy Arrested In East Tulsa Motel HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... 8 Motel in the 3200 block of South 79th East Avenue. Police arrested Warren Crittenden, 44, of Stroud, a former Tulsa County Sheriff's deputy and Pamela Taylor, 27, of Tulsa in connection with the death of a 32-year-old man. Sgt. Walker said ...

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  14. Warm Temps, Strong Winds Place Tulsa Area Under 'Red Flag Warning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for a number of counties which surround Tulsa County Wednesday from noon until 6 p.m. The NWS says unseasonably warm temperatures combined low humidities and gusty southwest winds of 15 to 30 mph will "produce fire weather conditions that will support aggressive wildfire behavior." News On 6 meteorologist Alan Crone says the high will be near 80 degrees ahead of a cold front which will enter Oklahoma late Wednesday and early Thursday.

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  15. Police: Tulsa Man Arrested For Speeding Violation In Stolen SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... of stolen property, eluding, hit and run, driving under suspension and speeding. He was being held in the Tulsa County jail in lieu of a $22,900 bond with a court appearance set for February 2, 2015. The information in this news story was provided ...

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  16. Deputies search for wanted man who urged driver to flee during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    We're told when a deputy stopped a driver for an expired license plate, the passenger urged the driver to take off. Tulsa County Sheriff's Captain John Bryant said, "While was talking to the driver the passenger told the driver to 'go, go, go' and the driver then took off."

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  17. Feds step in to help fatal fire investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is now assisting multiple local agencies to determine the cause of Saturday's deadly fire at the Interstate Express Inn just off I44 in Tulsa County. ATF spokesperson Russ Morrison said samples from the fire scene have been sent to their laboratory, but that's not all they take into account.

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  18. Authorities: Shoplifter Endangers Baby While Trying To Escape MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tulsa County Sheriff's Office arrested two people for shoplifting and say one of them hurt an infant while trying to get away. Deputies say Robert Doak and Gena Carter stole more than $3,000 of items around 9 p.m. Friday at Woodland Hills Mall.

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  19. Oklahoma Jazz Hall : Insurance Debts Paid or Not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Insurance Journal West

    ... to pay about $11,200 on a past-due workers' compensation insurance premium to State Farm and nearly $3,000 to Tulsa County for property insurance. Meanwhile, some elected officials said they were disappointed the museum was again late in settling ...

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  20. Tulsa man charged with murder in alleged failed robberyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... at an apartment complex. Police say Bethany lured Parks to the complex with the intention of robbing him. Tulsa County court records indicate Bethany has not yet entered a plea to the charges. They do not indicate if he is represented by an ...

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