Authorities Search for Suspects in Brutal Attack

11-26-05 – Authorities in Ponotoc County are continuing their search for two people accused of attacking an Ada man with the claw-end of a hammer.

The Sheriffs Department says 28-year-old Stevie Lee Bevel hit the 42-year-old victim repeatedly while his girlfriend; 33-year-old Tammy Linn Arias took the man’s $10,000 retirement check from his pocket.

The attack occurred in August, but the couple was recently spotted in the Durant area.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Department at 580-332-4169.