Man robbed, attacked, thrown in pond

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Pottawatomie County sheriff’s deputies are looking for suspects who allegedly robbed a 52-year-old man, attacked him with a tire tool and left him for dead after throwing him into a…

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New developments in Saint Louis shooting

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An investigation into a fatal shooting in Saint Louis Saturday evening is continuing as detectives conduct interviews and await firearm testing to prepare the case for review by the district…

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Golf tournament to benefit sheriff’s reserves

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In efforts to support the volunteers who make up the Pottawatomie County sheriff’s reserve program, a fundraising golf tournament is planned for Saturday, Sept. 19. Sheriff’s reserves, who volunteer for patrols and other assignments, pay for much of their own equipment and fuel, so any funds raised will assist the reserve programs and its deputies.

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County officials slash budget

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It will be a tight financial squeeze in Pottawatomie County after many county government offices once again took drastic funding cuts, but officials worked together Wednesday to balance the $3.7 million available for the 2009-10 budget.

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Charges filed in large meth bust

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Two suspects arrested after Pottawatomie County sheriff’s deputies seized about 577 grams of methamphetamine from their vehicle have been formally charged. Robert Lester Keitz, 26, Checotah, and Danette Lola McNeal,…

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577 grams of meth seized

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Pottawatomie County sheriff’s deputies seized about 577 grams of methamphetamine late Wednesday night and arrested two suspects after they apparently got their pickup stuck along Old Highway 270 near Dale.…

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Deputies subdue knife-wielding man with taser

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Two Pottawatomie County sheriff’s deputies could have used deadly force late Monday night when a man with a large butcher knife charged and threatened to kill them if they wouldn’t…

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Homicide probe ongoing

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A Konawa man was shot and killed late Wednesday night near Sacred Heart Church, and Pottawatomie County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a suspect on a complaint of first-degree murder. Pottawatomie…

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