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Crime/Courts
  • DSE_SamoDucky ‘Samo Ducky’ taken from Firehouse Art Center in Norman

    The 200-pound plaster duck known as “Samo Ducky,” located near the Firehouse Art Center, 444 S. Flood Ave. in Lions Park, has been reported missing, FAC Executive Director Douglas Shaw Elder said....

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Police academy 10 Norman Police Department cadets take oath

    Eleven police cadets stood at attention and took the oath that turned them into Norman police officers Thursday afternoon at the Norman Masonic Lodge. They had been escorted by the Oklahoma Scottish Pipes and Drums, honored by police ...

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Two charged with selling alcohol to minor

    After underage confidential informants conducted alcohol compliance checks with the ABLE Commission in January, two restaurant workers were charged Wednesday for selling alcohol to a minor....

    April 11, 2014

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Tuesday: · 10:04 a.m. harassment or threats reports, 1900 block of Fillmore Avenue · 10:21 a.m. larceny report, 4400 block of West Main Street · 10:37 a.m. fraud, 2300 block ...

    April 11, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Jacob Neal Higgins, 23, false declaration in ownership of pawn · Michael Aaron Schmidt, 22, grand larceny, false declaration ...

    April 11, 2014

  • Two plead guilty in murder

    Earlier this week, a man charged with first-degree murder waived his Monday jury trial and pleaded guilty to the murder charge and four other counts. Court records show Gilbert Paz, 38, of Weatherford, pleaded guilty to first-degree ...

    April 10, 2014

  • Crime briefs

    Moore man charged with rape, sodomy A Moore man faces five felony counts after encouraging two juvenile girls to play a game of “truth or dare” with him resulting in sexual activity, Cleveland County court records show. Danny Lee Hilton, ...

    April 9, 2014

  • Jury finds man ‘not guilty’ on 11 counts

    Defendant Raymond Bates sat between his lawyers Tuesday, holding his head in his hands as each verdict for each of the 11 charges he faced were read one by one. As the verdict on the final count was read, he broke into a quiet sob. The ...

    April 9, 2014

  • Felonies filed

    The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Danny Lee Ray Hilton, 20, two counts of forcible oral sodomy, three counts of second-degree rape by instrumentation · Cassie ...

    April 9, 2014

  • Police log

    Police responded to the following incidents Monday: · 1:02 a.m. larceny report, 2200 block of Classen Boulevard · 6:32 a.m. stolen vehicle, 1900 block of Fillmore Avenue · 7:53 a.m. larceny report, 4000 block of ...

    April 9, 2014