Ponca City, OK

Now: 76 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 76 °F | Lo: 70 °F

Saturday

Hi: 77 °F 

Lo: 73 °F

Sunday

Hi: 83 °F 

Lo: 73 °F

Monday

Hi: 79 °F 

Lo: 59 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 82 °F 

Lo: 67 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 82 °F 

Lo: 70 °F

Oklahoma woman who married mother pleads guilty to incest

The Associated Press - November 10, 2017 12:55 pm

DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) – An Oklahoma woman who married her biological mother has pleaded guilty to incest.

Court records show 26-year-old Misty Spann of Duncan pleaded guilty Tuesday in Stephens County District Court. Under the deal, she was sentenced to 10 years of probation.

Her mother, 44-year-old Patricia Spann, has pleaded not guilty to incest.

Prosecutors say the two married in 2016. Court records show the marriage was annulled last month at the request of Misty Spann on the grounds of fraud and illegality.

Patricia Spann has said she thought the marriage was legal because she had lost custody of her daughter and two sons years ago and isn’t listed on their birth certificates.

Prosecutors say Patricia Spann also married one of her sons. That marriage was annulled in 2010.

 

 

Latest Stories

National Voter Registration Day Sept. 24

  NEWKIRK –National Voter Registration Day is Sept. 24 and the Kay County Election Board is...

NOC students receive North Central Oklahoma Arts Council Scholarship

TONKAWA —  Two Northern Oklahoma College students received the North Central Oklahoma Arts Council Scholarship this...

‘Wizard of Oz’ showing Friday at The Poncan Theatre

The Poncan Theatre presents “The Wizard of Oz” at 7 and 10  p.m. Friday, Sept. 20....