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OSBI Investigating Death at Oklahoma County Jail
The OSBI is investigating a homicide in the Oklahoma County Jail Monday evening.
Authorities say they were called to the jail at 5:30 p.m. Monday to investigate the death of a male inmate. Agents are working to determine a cause of death for the inmate, but are working it as a homicide.
The victim's identification will be released once next-of-kin have been notified.
Posted: Monday, March 18 2013, 08:44 PM CDT
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
Court upholds El Reno man's murder conviction
May 21, 2013 13:38 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the first-degree murder conviction and life without parole sentence of an El Reno man.
The court on Monday rejected several appeals by Thomas Twobabies -- including that he was not allowed to present a complete defense. Twobabies argued that prosecutors prejudiced him when they did not introduce at trial the statements Twobabies made to police in which he claimed self-defense and voluntary intoxication.
The court ruled that Twobabies had the opportunity to testify and present his defense and he chose not to do so.
The 29-year-old Twobabies was convicted in January 2012 of the December 2010 stabbing death of Neihhi Hamilton in El Reno.
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