Alice Patricia Shelton, 76

Born September 12, 1944

Died October 18, 2020

Diana Lynn Sparks, 64

Born November 18, 1955

Died October 16, 2020

Travis William Carter, 33

Born November 17, 1986

Died October 14, 2020

Karen Kaye Newell, 60

Born July 15, 1960

Died October 13, 2020

Chenina Rae Miller, 51

Born September 12, 1969

Died October 13, 2020

Velma L. James, 80

Born April 23, 1940

Died October 13, 2020


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Saturday, October 10, 2020, 8:47 AM

Two people were One person was shot last night at Berwick Apartments, according to emergency workers at the scene.

Though police have not released any details on the shooting, emergency workers say there were two patients, one 25, who was taken to a hospital in Tulsa by Muskogee County EMS, and the other taken to Muskogee’s Saint Francis Hospital.

The shootings occurred around 10 p.m.

UPDATE: Police have clarified that only one person was shot, Jaron Cone, 25. Cone was shot in the abdomen, police say, and was the one transported to a Tulsa hospital.

The suspect, Elijah Chandler, 32, was covered in mud and blood, the police state, and he was arrested on complaints of shooting with intent to kill.