Craig County Sheriff's Office Captures Escaped Tulsa Man - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - |

Craig County Sheriff's Office Captures Escaped Tulsa Man

Posted: Updated:
Tyler Harp mug shot. Tyler Harp mug shot.
VINITA, Oklahoma -

A Tulsa man who had escaped from a Vinita prison is back in custody thanks to the Craig County Sheriff's Office. Deputies found Tyler Harp near East 260 Road and South 4460 Road at about 8:30 Tuesday morning.

Harp, 21, was serving time for second degree burglary. His sentence began on April 26, 2013, and he was confirmed missing from the Northeast Oklahoma Correctional Center Monday afternoon.

6/24/2013 Related Story: Convict Considered Armed And Dangerous Missing From Vinita Prison

Harp is in the Craig County Jail and will be transferred back to the prison a little later in the day, authorities say.

Special Features

Bridge Tracker

How safe are Oklahoma?s bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

Fallen Heroes

The News On 6 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.


Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on The News On 6? Find it here!

Murrah Bombing Timeline

Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103 is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.