Man Arrested for Murder in Pushmataha County

7-26-04 - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Pushmataha County man for a weekend murder.

Early Saturday evening 45-year-old Ralph Teague was shot to death inside his pickup truck that was parked on the north side of State Road 3 near State Road 147 in Oeleta.

A suspect was developed later that night. OSBI agents arrested Thomas Terrill Monday morning near a wooded area 2 miles from the murder scene. Terrill now sits in the Pushmataha County jail awaiting formal charges.

The victim and suspect knew each other and had an on-going dispute.