Ponca City, OK

Now: 42 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 42 °F | Lo: 40 °F

Friday

Hi: 55 °F 

Lo: 35 °F

Saturday

Hi: 59 °F 

Lo: 33 °F

Sunday

Hi: 50 °F 

Lo: 28 °F

Monday

Hi: 39 °F 

Lo: 25 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 38 °F 

Lo: 19 °F

Fort Towson woman arrested in husband’s homicide

Ponca City Now - November 19, 2019 4:28 pm

FORT TOWNSON, Okla. – On Tuesday, Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation agents and deputies with the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office made an arrest in connection with a suspicious death in Fort Towson.

Shanda Johnson-Williams, 48, was arrested Tuesday in connection with the homicide of her husband Jamie Williams, 48. The Medical Examiner determined the cause of death was related to a stab wound.

On Nov. 17, the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office requested OSBI assistance after 48-year-old Jamie Williams was found unresponsive in his home in the 1000 block of South Main in Fort Towson. Paramedics were called, but the victim was deceased when they arrived.

Johnson-Williams was arrested at a residence in Fort Towson. She was booked into the Choctaw County Jail facing a charge of Murder in the First Degree. Her bond will be set at arraignment.

 

Latest Stories

Oklahoma man in Arkansas custody after stabbing, abduction

An Oklahoma man has been arrested in Arkansas after allegedly stabbing his supervisor at a McDonald’s...

Civil rights group sues over Oklahoma bail practices

A civil rights group has filed a federal class-action lawsuit against court officials in central Oklahoma,...

Student Council dedicates Po-Hi Luminaries to Paul Ingersol

The Po-Hi Student Council invites the Ponca City community to drive by the front lawn of...