Author: Sgt. Scott Hawkins

Manhunt Underway: Norman Murder Suspect Armed & Dangerous

Timothy Deffner

Our office along with with multiple other agencies are current involved in an active manhunt in the area of Bethel Road and Highland Road in Tecumseh after a Norman murder suspects vehicle was located at this location. Norman Police Department Detectives are on scene and have confirmed the vehicle to be of suspect Timothy Deffner a white male approximately 5’10” tall. It is believed he was headed in a Northwest direction from the area and is armed with a rifle and is considered armed and dangerous.

Law Enforcement will heavy saturate the area and if anyone observes anyone matching the description of the Timothy Deffner imediately call 911 do not attempt to approach him.

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Map of Area

Orange Barrel Alert:


On Monday February 13, 2017, Haskell Lemon will begin construction on Benson Park from South Rock Creek to Hwy 9A. There will be periodic lane closures and the road will be closed to thru traffic at times.

On Wednesday February 15, 2017, Haskell Lemon will begin construction on Glen Dawn Estates. There will be periodic lane closures and the road will be closed to thru traffic at times.
On Friday February 17, 2017, Haskell Lemon will begin construction on Huntington Place Addition. There will be periodic lane closures and the road will be closed to thru traffic at times.

We strive to maintain our roadways in the best possible condition and we appreciate your patience during this temporary inconvenience. We apologize in advance for any delays this may cause. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns per the Pottawatomie County Commissioner’s Office.

Suspects In Stolen Property Case Now In Custody

Trevor Walker

 Deputies engaging in an active manhunt involving suspects in a stolen property case quickly ended just moments ago after taking two into custody.  Trevor Walker and Zenaida Flores are identified as those taken into custody. Trevor Walker also had active warrants out of Pottawatomie County District Court as seen in the image below from odcr.com.  Deputies are still on scene to finish up their investigation.

 

 

 

Location of the Manhunt 1/4 South of Memorial on Fishmarket Road

Public Assistance Requested: Theft of Church Lawnmower


Our office is requesting help from our citizens to identify who might be responsible for the theft of a riding lawnmower. The mower belonged to the Emanuel Baptist Church located at Fishmarket Road and Clear Pond Road in Shawnee.

The mower is described as a Green Craftsman Lawnmower with not other details at this time.  The theft occurred between the hours of 3:45 am and 4:00 am and the suspect(s) were driving the pickup in the picture provided. The suspect(s) cut chains off the outbuildings located on the church property.

Security cameras  captured the vehicle on the property and our office is working with church staff to retrieve that evidence.  This post will be updated with footage at a later date.

If you know who might have been responsible please contact Deputy Anthony Hopkins (405) 273-1727 or email him at deputy.hopkins@pottcoso.com.  You may also contact us here on our website or any of our social media accounts.

Event extended (both time and area). Ice Storm Warning from 1/13/2017 3:05 PM to 1/14/2017 6:00 PM CST for Pottawatomie County

Event extended (both time and area). Ice Storm Warning from 1/13/2017 3:05 PM to 1/14/2017 6:00 PM CST for Pottawatomie County.

BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-

CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ELK CITY…SAYRE…CORDELL…
BURNS FLAT…SENTINEL…ANADARKO…HINTON…YUKON…CONCHO…
EL RENO…MUSTANG…OKLAHOMA CITY…CHANDLER…STROUD…PRAGUE…
MEEKER…DAVENPORT…WELLSTON…CHICKASHA…TUTTLE…PURCELL…
NEWCASTLE…BLANCHARD…NORMAN…MOORE…SHAWNEE
305 PM CST FRI JAN 13 2017

…ICE STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SATURDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED AN ICE STORM
WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST SATURDAY. THE
FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING…THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY EVENING.

* ICE ACCUMULATION…ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF AROUND ONE-QUARTER OF AN
INCH. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* WINDS…NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH

* OTHER IMPACTS…ICE ACCUMULATIONS BY LATE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY
MAY BE ENOUGH TO CAUSE SOME POWER OUTAGES. BRIDGES…
OVERPASSES… AND SECONDARY ROADS MAY BECOME SLICK AND
HAZARDOUS.

* OTHER…TEMPERATURES MAY WARM ENOUGH DURING THE DAY SATURDAY
THAT THE WARNING MAY BE CANCELLED SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

BE CAREFUL IF YOU HAVE TO TRAVEL. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF FREEZING
RAIN CAN MAKE ROADS AND SIDEWALKS SLICK AND DANGEROUS.

SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE
WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL…KEEP AN
EXTRA FLASHLIGHT…FOOD…AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO
SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT ADD TO THE
DANGER.

New event. Freezing Rain Advisory from 1/13/2017 12:00 AM to 1/14/2017 6:00 PM CST for Pottawatomie County. 


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BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-

CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-COMANCHE-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…ELK CITY…SAYRE…CORDELL…

BURNS FLAT…SENTINEL…ANADARKO…HINTON…YUKON…CONCHO…

EL RENO…MUSTANG…OKLAHOMA CITY…CHANDLER…STROUD…PRAGUE…

MEEKER…DAVENPORT…WELLSTON…CHICKASHA…TUTTLE…PURCELL…

NEWCASTLE…BLANCHARD…NORMAN…MOORE…SHAWNEE…HOLLIS…

MANGUM…GRANITE…HOBART…SNYDER…ALTUS…LAWTON

256 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017
…FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM

CST SATURDAY…
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A FREEZING RAIN

ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM CST

SATURDAY. 
THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. 
* TIMING…EARLY FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY EVENING. 
* ICE ACCUMULATION…ICE ACCUMULATIONS BETWEEN ONE-TENTH TO NEAR

ONE- QUARTER INCH… ESPECIALLY ALONG AND NEAR INTERSTATE 40.
* WINDS…NORTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH
* OTHER IMPACTS…ICE ACCUMULATIONS BY LATE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY

MAY BE ENOUGH TO CAUSE SOME POWER OUTAGES. BRIDGES…

OVERPASSES… AND SECONDARY ROADS MAY BECOME SLICK AND

HAZARDOUS… ESPECIALLY ON FRIDAY.
* OTHER…TEMPERATURES MAY WARM ENOUGH DURING THE DAY SATURDAY

THAT THE ADVISORY MAY BE CANCELLED BY SATURDAY

AFTERNOON…ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA. 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…
BE CAREFUL IF YOU HAVE TO TRAVEL. EVEN SMALL AMOUNTS OF FREEZING

RAIN CAN MAKE ROADS AND SIDEWALKS SLICK AND DANGEROUS.