Quapaw Marshals arrest man on burglary related charges

Before Marshals arrived to Burglary in Progress call, suspect pickup got stuck, he then fled on foot.
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Courtesy Quapaw Nation Marshals.

OTTAWA COUNTY, Okla. — Quapaw Nation Marshals were alerted Thursday morning to a report of Burglary in Progress near Hwy 137 and 40 Road, rural Quapaw.

Before Marshals arrived the male suspect fled.

Investigation revealed his pickup got stuck at the burglary scene and he fled on foot.

Marshals began searching the area and located the male suspect. Initially, the suspect gave Marshals a bogus name. Marshals were able to have a witness positively identify the suspect a short time later.” — QUAPAW MARSHALS

The male suspect was transported to the Ottawa County jail and is being held on burglary related charges and outstanding warrants

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