Double Homicide Investigation

4-18-06 A man is in custody today after a double homicide in Pushmataha County yesterday.

It happened east of the small community of Pickens in the northeast part of the county. Two people were discovered dead just after 4 p.m.

This morning, a man wanted on unrelated charges in McCurtain County was arrested and taken to Antlers for further questioning.

So far, the victims have not been identified. The next of kin is still being notified.

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