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New charges filed in Warrington rape case

New charges filed in Warrington rape case By Ken Childers ONL Editor After being dismissed earlier this year, new charges have been filed against an Okemah man for the alleged rape of an area teenager in 2018. According to court records, first degree rape charges were filed against Edmond Carl Warrington, 72, last Friday. A…

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Arson suspect, three others arrested same day

Arson suspect, three others arrested same day By Ken Childers ONL Editor Wednesday, Oct. 2 was a busy day for Okemah Police as four people were taken into custody and booked into the county jail. An investigation of a burglary at First Baptist Church Okemah led to the arrests of Kagan Balentine (a.k.a. Kagan Smith),…

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