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March 31, 2014

Vehicle found in McAlester casino beating/robbery case

McALESTER — Police say they have found a vehicle connected to the beating and robbery of some $10,000 in casino winnings of a 69- year-old McAlester man.

The vehicle was found deserted on Saturday in Wilburton on State Highway 1, according to McAlester Police Det. Sgt. Chris Morris.

McAlester police and the U.S. Marshals office are working on the case and arrest warrants have been issued for Rocky Blackman and Toni Fourkiller in connection with the March 23 attack of Phillip Ira Stephens who was attacked after he left the Choctaw Casino in McAlester, Morris said.

Anyone with information in the case is urged to contact the McAlester Police Dept. at 918 423-1212.

This story will be updated once more information is released.

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