Tahlequah Daily Press

Crime & Courts

August 5, 2013

Police Beat

TAHLEQUAH — Two men were arrested early Friday morning after an assault in front of Ned’s.

Police arrived at the scene and learned two suspects had walked away from the area. Officers later found the two men – 20-year-old Samuel Hoag and 21-year-old Taylor K. Harris, both of Tahlequah – and arrested them for simple assault and public intoxication.

Garrett W. Winkel, 19, of Inola, was arrested for driving under the influence after a traffic stop Thursday night near the bypass and Downing.

Devonte L. Jordan, 20, of Tahlequah, was arrested Friday morning after allegedly hitting a woman and threatening to harm her child. Police said Jordan also provided a false name when arrested.

Kristan R. Young, 20, of Tahlequah, was arrested last week after she allegedly struck another vehicle, left the scene, then lied about someone else being the driver.

Raymond Garner filed a report with police Thursday about the unauthorized use of his credit card.

Samantha Glasby made a report last week after an unknown suspect used her bank card to make online purchases without permission.

Tonya Dick filed a report about being struck in the eye with a flashlight. She was treated at the hospital and released.

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