Police: Oklahoma woman tried to hide shooting with fire
August 2, 2018
LUTHER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma police say a woman fled to Texas after shooting her roommate and setting their home on fire.
The Oklahoman reports that Cooke County sheriff's deputies arrested 21-year-old Kristen Elizabeth Jones on Monday during a traffic stop near Gainesville, Texas. She was booked into the Oklahoma County jail Tuesday on charges of murder, arson and desecrating a corpse.
The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office alleges Jones fatally shot 23-year-old Miranda Pederson following a fight over the roommate texting Jones' fiance. An affidavit says Pederson stabbed Jones in her hand...