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Texas man arrested for drug trafficking in Grady Co.
GRADY CO., Okla. (KSWO) - A Texas man is looking at life behind bars, arrested after a traffic stop allegedly uncovered over 300 lbs of marijuana. Daniel Lugo of Pearland, Texas is charged with trafficking illegal drugs and possession of a controlled dangerous substance. According to court documents, an OHP...
Chickasha man allegedly pulls BB gun at business, threatens to kill those inside
CHICKASHA, Okla. (KSWO) - A Grady County man is facing up to 10 years in prison for allegedly pulling out an airsoft gun at a business in Chickasha. Kaylan Johnson is charged with a single felony count of assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court documents, Johnson allegedly pulled...
A Taste of Italy: Discover 4 Exceptional Italian Eateries in Lawton
This article presents a tour of four exceptional Italian restaurants located in Lawton. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we would love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below.
These Apache, OK based Kittens are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around apache..
Lawton victim who suffered numerous gunshots from passing vehicle identified
LAWTON (KFDX/KJTL) — The Lawton Police Department has issued an update on a shooting in which a victim suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Upon receiving reports of a shooting at NW 43rd Street and NW Santa Fe Ave., police responded to multiple gunshots fired from a vehicle on Feb. 16 at 7:30 p.m. The victim, later […]
Three fired after brutal inmate murder inside Oklahoma private prison
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections has confirmed three private prison employees at the Lawton Correctional and Rehabilitation Center were fired following an inmate's brutal murder. The just-released State Medical Examiner’s report is shedding light on what happened behind prison walls.
Copper thefts on the rise in Lawton
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - According to Lawton Police officials, the city has seen an increase in copper thefts, whether it’s from vacant homes or businesses. Last year Lawton saw 89 cases of copper theft, and so far this year there have been 9 reported, which officials said could be a low count.
Salvation Army of Lawton in need of donations after increase in assistance requests
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The Salvation Army of Lawton says they need food after providing more than 5,000 meals in less than two months. Major Raymond Pruitt says the winter months have presented some extreme challenges and they’ve seen a significant increase in requests for assistance. He says they’re...
Lawton man steals truck full of sports cars in Arizona
WILCOX, AZ. (KSWO) - A Lawton man was arrested in Arizona after authorities say he stole a tractor trailer carrying more than a million dollars worth of high-end sports cars. Authorities say he told them he stole it because he was just released from prison and needed a ride home.
JAILHOUSE FLOP: Released Inmate Sends Himself Back to the Slammer
Prison is a horrible experience. Most who end up behind bars want nothing more than to leave the four walls that have contained them. For one Cochise County inmate, however, it seemed like a restless dash to make it back in handcuffs after release. Sweet Release. Isaiah Walker of Lawton,...
LPD issues warrant for woman in connection to deadly December hit-and-run
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Crimestoppers of Southwest Oklahoma and the Lawton Police Department are on the look-out for a woman they allege was an accessory to the death of a bicyclist in December. Jill Donnell is accused of accessory after the fact in a second degree murder case. An LPD...
The Addams Family is coming to Duncan
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The Addams Family is coming to Duncan and there has been a lot of preparation. Leigh McEntire plays Alice and Ainsley McEntire plays Wednesday, in the upcoming play. This is not their first time working together. ”I look up to my mom a lot with singing...
Continuing education credits for licensed mental health professionals offered for “Evidence Based Practices for Managing Compassion Fatigue”
In conjunction with Cameron University’s current academic festival, “Care and Health: A Generational Approach,” the Department of Psychology will present “Evidence Based Practices for Managing Compassion Fatigue.” The virtual workshop is open to licensed mental health professionals, who are eligible to earn three hours of continuing education credits. The event takes place on Friday, March 1, from 1 to 4 p.m. via Zoom.
DA recommends death penalty for woman charged with killing 4-year-old
The district attorney of Caddo County has motioned for the consideration of the death penalty in the case of Alysia Adams, the caregiver accused in the tragic death of 4-year-old Athena Brownfield.
Medwatch: What to do if you have a heart attack
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) -Myocardial infarction, also known as an heart attack, is a medical emergency that can occur when a blood clot blocks blood flow to the heart. Without blood, tissue lose oxygen and can eventually die. “One in three Americans die from heart problems and coronary disease and heart...
Cameron invites high school juniors and seniors to “Music Major for a Day”
High school juniors and seniors are invited to become a “Music Major for a Day” at Cameron University on Friday, March 15. The event takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to vocalists, string players, brass players, woodwind players, percussionists, pianists and composers. There is no charge to attend.
The #1 restaurant in Lawton right now—and the rest of the top 30, according to Yelp reviews
Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Lawton using data from Yelp
Bartlesville trio outsmarts statewide competition in advanced math battle
Three Bartlesville's Madison Middle School students clinched first place in a team event at the Southwest Oklahoma MATHCOUNTS chapter competition held Saturday at Cameron University in Lawton. Winning the team competition that tests students in high-school-level advanced math came as a surprise because, at MATHCOUNTS, teams are usually made of...
Police investigate overturned semi NB I-240
McIntrye Law Chopper 4 is headed to the scene of a possible overturned semi in the northbound lane of I-240 to the I-44 Lawton connection.
Community Conversations: Patterson Community Center’s BHM celebration
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The Patterson Community Center is hosting an event to celebrate Black History Month and it’s happening this weekend. Paula Bowen and Yolanda Allen joined 7News anchor Haley Wilson in the studio to help us learn more about the event. During the conversation, we learned that...