Tulsa Teen Charged With Murder Bound Over For Trial - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |


Tulsa Teen Charged With Murder Bound Over For Trial

Posted: Updated:
Tulsa County jail photo of Deonte Green Tulsa County jail photo of Deonte Green
TULSA, Oklahoma -

A judge ruled a teenager accused of murder and rape will stand trial.

The judge listened to five witnesses Thursday before deciding Deonte Green, 16, will face a jury for all 21 felonies he's charged with.

Multiple witnesses testified who said they encountered Green during his October crime spree.

10/11/2017 Related Story: Tulsa Teen Now Facing 22 Charges Related To Crime Spree

That includes an 81-year-old woman who testified Green raped her, and the wife of Shane Anderson - the Broken Arrow teacher who prosecutors say Green shot and killed.

"I don't think you can be human and not watch what was there in court and have your heart absolutely break. I think everyone in there knows how awful this was for each of those folks who testified," Assistant District Attorney Kevin Gray said.

Darcie Anderson said Green got into their home through the open garage. She said he had a gun and eventually got into a scuffle with her husband while she protected their children by locking them in the master bathroom. 

Moments later, Anderson testified she heard a gunshot and went into the living room to find her husband lying on the floor, motionless.

The elderly woman said Green raped her before he went to the Anderson home. She identified Green in the courtroom as the "kid" who came into her home, saying he wanted "money, guns and drugs," before taking her into the master bedroom to "ask her questions."

The woman testified Green covered her face so she couldn't see anything, and then raped her.

The defense argued against all the claims, saying none of the witnesses could clearly see Green's face since he was wearing a hoodie.

"They're just trying to poke holes. It's what they had, it's the only thing they had and it's what they were going with. And that's fine," Gray said.

Green's attorney and family said they fully believe he is innocent.

Green pleaded not guilty October 9th.

He is currently being held without bond in the Tulsa County jail. His arraignment has been set for December 11. 

Special Features

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

CBS Shows

Watch your favorite CBS shows for free online.


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

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

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

  • Fallen Heroes

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

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

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

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com 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.