Paul Edward Turley Sr, 80

Born April 24, 1938

Died September 19, 2018

Clentis Daniel Jarrard, 79

Born August 13, 1939

Died September 19, 2018

David P. Peters, 86

Born January 28, 1932

Died September 18, 2018


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Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 10:04 AM

Anthony McCurdy

Anthony McCurdy, 33, of Muskogee is charged in Muskogee County District Court with first-degree robbery, a felony, after an incident where he is alleged to have robbed a woman who gave him a ride.

The incident, which allegedly happened on March 31, occurred when Mandy Lynn Kettle gave McCurdy a ride, court documents allege. Kettle told police she picked McCurdy up around 1 p.m. at 2603 Oklahoma Avenue, and when they got to his destination, he allegedly threatened her with a firearm, took her purse and fled on foot. Kettle said there was $530 in the purse.

McCurdy has formerly been convicted of two felonies, Possession of a controlled substance in 2012 (for which he received five years in prison) and first-degree burglary in 2009, for which he received seven years in prison.

He is considered innocent until proven guilty in court.