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Oklahoma City University to Move Law School Downtown
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma City University Board of Trustees has approved plans to move the school's law school downtown.
The trustees approved a plan Wednesday to renovate the former Central High School building in downtown Oklahoma City. The university plans to spend $5 million to $7 million to convert offices in the building back to classrooms.
The building is expected to be open for the fall 2014 semester.
OCU Board of Trustees chairman Ron Norick says the move will bring about 500 law students downtown, putting them in close proximity to county and federal courthouses.
The university did not disclose how much it is spending on the building. The 177,000-square-foot structure has been on the market for two years for $11.5 million.
Posted: Thursday, October 25 2012, 08:30 AM CDT
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Suspect caught in series of Stillwater robberies
May 23, 2013 07:46 GMT
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) -- Police in Stillwater say they believe a suspect in custody is responsible for a series of store robberies that began in January.
Police Capt. Randy Dickerson said Tuesday that 24-year-old Jackson Pascal Rwezaula is held on complaints for two of the robberies.
The Stillwater News-Press reports (http://is.gd/GLCxxC ) Rwezaula (weh-zahl-uh) refuses to speak to investigators.
Dickerson said the robberies confounded police for months, to the point that the investigation became personal.
Officials say the suspect's face showed up clearly in a security image from one of the robberies and a tipster gave Rwezaula's name.
Police say they recovered disguises and other evidence allegedly linking Rwezaula to the crimes.
Information from: Stillwater News Press, http://www.stwnewspress.com
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