Trial set on local jury docket
The trial docket for Pittsburg County was sounded on Friday and court documents indicate three felony jury trials will be heard this month.
1 arrested, 2 sought in Hartshorne home invasion
An alleged burglary of a home in Hartshorne in which a woman was reportedly assaulted with a pair of brass knuckles has led to one arrest and two outstanding warrants for three men in Pittsburg County, affidavits filed by the Hartshorne Police Department at the Pittsburg County Courthouse state.
Autopsy report released in July 4 hit and run Eufaula boating crash
An autopsy report released Wednesday could lead to charges against a McAlester man involved in a July 4 death during a hit-and-run boat accident.
Attorney in Narconon Arrowhead lawsuit calls ruling a "Big Win"
A judge ruled Tuesday that hundreds of records of Narconon Arrowhead clients, trainees and employees related to incidents of drug or alcohol use must be released in connection with an ongoing lawsuit.
Alleged rapist to stand trial
A McAlester man charged in the rape of a 5-year-old girl has requested a jury trial on a motion to have him committed, according to court records.
2 plead in prison smuggling case
Judgment and sentencing have been deferred for 10 years for an Oklahoma City man and woman after they pleaded guilty Dec. 27 to allegations of conspiring to deliver contrabands to Jackie Brannon Correctional Center.
Pittsburg County District Court
The following felony cases were filed Dec. 27-Jan. 2 in Pittsburg County District Court.
Drug lab explodes near Savanna school
An explosion of a “clandestine drug lab” just 200 feet from Savanna school has resulted in arson charges against three suspects, officials say.
McAlester Police officer breaks woman's leg
A former McAlester police officer who allegedly broke the leg of a handcuffed woman using a “karate move” was not justified in the use of force, according to a police report.
Savanna home destroyed in Christmas morning fire
No one was injured during a Christmas morning house fire in Savanna, officials said.No one was injured during a Christmas morning house fire in Savanna, officials said.
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