First, today’s weather:
Increasingly windy. High: 80 Low: 60.
Here are the top stories today in Oklahoma City:
- Authorities have identified a man who was shot and killed at an apartment complex in northwest Oklahoma City. Around 8 p.m. on Friday, Oklahoma City police were called to a shooting at an apartment complex in the 7500 block of Knight Lake Dr. When officers arrived, they found 28-year-old Deontae Marquis Kendrick, Sr. dead at the scene. (KFOR Oklahoma City)
- Deputies with the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office say an Oklahoma teacher, Shannon Heslip, has found herself behind bars. Officials say the investigation began when administrators at Choctaw-Nicoma Park Middle School received multiple reports from teachers and staff about inappropriate contact between another teacher and a teenager. Investigators learned that Heslip, 45, and the victim exchanged nude photos. Deputies also allege that Heslip sexually assaulted the victim.(KFOR Oklahoma City)
- Oklahoma City has seen a 1.7% decrease in homeownership since 2010. (City-sentinel)
- Justice reform group asks county to terminate jail services agreement with OKC. (News On 6)
- Oklahoma County Commissioners met yesterday on redistricting in the state. (okcfox.com)
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Today in Oklahoma City:
- Celebrate 20 Years of Shiloh Camp! – Shiloh Camp & Adventure Course (11:30 AM)
- Cybersecurity Best Practices – Moore Chamber of Commerce (12:00 PM)
- Randall University Q & A – Epic Blended Learning Charter (3:00 PM)
- Swimming vs. Shawnee @ Shawnee YMCA 4:00 pm / 5:00 pm (4:00 PM)
- Warr Acres City Council Meeting – Northwest Oklahoma City Chamber (6:00 PM)
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— Helen Eckhard
About me: Helen Eckhard is a marketing assistant at Lightning Media Partners. She is a self-professed logophile who is currently pursuing her master’s degree in library science. Outside of work, you can find Helen constructing crossword puzzles, knitting, or devising increasingly crafty ways to kill off characters in her mystery novels.