JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK - Johnston County prosecutors formally charged Shelby Hicks with first degree murder Thursday afternoon.
Investigators said the 18-year-old shot 24-year-old Sergei Hyde three times last Friday night at a home near Kenefic. Hyde was found dead at the scene.
An affidavit states Hicks admitted to law enforcement that he shot Hyde but according to the affidavit Hicks said Hyde was an intruder in the home.
Hicks has now requested a lawyer. He is being held in the Johnston County jail without bond. No word on his next court date.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.