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Lawton teen, man charged with murder in separate slayings


December 16, 2018

LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — A teenager and a 35-year-old man face murder charges in separate slayings in Lawton.

Authorities say a 17-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 2-year-old child in October.

Investigators say the teen was babysitting the child and witnesses reported hearing him yell for the child to stop crying, then heard what sounded like slapping sounds and the crying stopped.

Investigators say the child was found unresponsive, but medical personnel was not called for several hours.

In a separate case, David Winbush is charged with second-degree mu...

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