As of 9:27 a.m. based upon information at the scene, we believe person of interest Michael Timothy Deffner is deceased from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Positive identification is pending the Medical Examiner’s Office. Our office is still working the scene and as of now the manhunt has ended.
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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Pottawatomie County’s most wanted, David Allen Knight, 9/08/83, CF-15-222, Robbery by force or fear, endangering others while eluding police, failed to appear on second day of jury trial. NO BOND. KNIGHT has MMA fighting experience and is considered dangerous. Please contact Warrant Chad Pope or Deputy Brad Setzer with any information. Please share.