Man sought in rape case
A police affidavit alleges that after a Blocker man met a 14-year-old at church, he made friends with her, came over to her McAlester residence after being asked not to, and allegedly had relations with her.
Man charged with pointing a firearm
A McAlester man has been charged after allegedly using a gun to intimidate a woman identified by police as the mother of his child.
Wal-Mart manager charged with falsely obtaining money
A manager at the Wal-Mart at 432 S. George Nigh Expressway has been charged with obtaining cash under false pretense, a felony.
Man charged with domestic assault, possession of narcotics
A McAlester man has been charged with possession of a controlled, dangerous substance and domestic assault and battery in the presence of a minor after a sheriff’s deputy were dispatched to a residence along U.S. Highway 69.
2 locals charged in theft of urns
Two urns containing the remains of a victim’s mother and daughter that were stolen in a house burgerly are lost.
At least four McAlester residents charged with child abuse since March
At least four McAlester residents were charged with child abuse in three separate cases during March and April.
Tip of the week: Dogs must either be on a leash or in a fenced yard. If you allow your dog to run loose, and are caught, you will be issued a citation for Animal at Large. Citation for First offense is $174, second offense is $324 and third offense is $574.
PITTSBURG COUNTY DISTRICT COURT LOGS
New felony cases
The following new felony cases were filed April 28 to May 1 in Pittsburg County District Court.
DA still investigating deadly July 4 boating accident on Lake Eufaula
Officials say they are still investigating a deadly July 4 hit-and-run boating on Lake Eufaula involving a McAlester man.
Some lethal injection problems in US executions
Since Texas became the first state to use lethal injection as its execution method on Dec. 7, 1982, some problems have been reported during the process nationwide.
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