Ponca City, OK

Now: 99 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 99 °F | Lo: 74 °F

Friday

Hi: 106 °F 

Lo: 74 °F

Saturday

Hi: 96 °F 

Lo: 72 °F

Sunday

Hi: 96 °F 

Lo: 72 °F

Monday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 72 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 93 °F 

Lo: 71 °F

Oklahoma bail bond agent charged with murder in shooting

The Associated Press - August 12, 2017 8:40 am

Oklahoma bail bond agent charged with murder in shooting
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) – An Oklahoma bail bond agent has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of man who the agent said she was revoking bond for and trying to arrest.
Bond agent Chasity Carey of Drumright was charged Friday in the fatal shooting of 38-year-old Brandon James Williams at Carey’s office inside Signature Bail Bonds in Stillwater.
Carey’s attorneys did not immediately return a phone call for comment.
Stillwater police Capt. Kyle Gibbs says Carey told police she and Williams fought during a meeting Wednesday in her office and she took a gun from her desk and shot him in self-defense.
Gibbs says a witness and video evidence contradict Carey’s account.
Gibbs told The Associated Press the video would not be released because it is evidence in an ongoing investigation.

 

Latest Stories

Parent player meeting set for Monday

The Ponca City Public Schools 9th grade football parent player meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m....

Pro Tem-designate, Speaker announce members of bipartisan medical marijuana working group

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Senate President Pro Tempore-designate Greg Treat and House Speaker Charles McCall on...

Suspect arrested in fire at 88-year-old Oklahoma shoe store

MIAMI, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in northeast Oklahoma have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with...