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Tulsa police make 5th arrest in prison gang-related slaying


January 17, 2020

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma authorities have arrested a fifth person and are seeking two more in the December slaying of a member of a white supremacist prison gang, Tulsa County officials said Thursday.

Billy Shawn Griffith, 39, was arrested Wednesday night and was being held on $2 million bail, said Tulsa County Sheriff's Office spokesman Casey Roebuck. Griffith is one of seven people charged with first-degree murder in the gang-related beating death of Jared Langworthy, 23.

Two other suspects charged in the case, 49-year-old Jerry Williamson and 36-year-old Aaron Welch, were still not...

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