Update: Names Released Of Suspect, Deputies In Wagoner Co. In-Custody Death
Wagoner County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a man who died while in custody after a traffic stop last week. Jeffrey Krueger of Texas died during an encounter with Deputies Nick Orr and Kaleb Phillips, according to a release from WCSO.
A deputy made a routine traffic stop at 9:54 p.m. Monday, July 1, after spotting a driver doing donuts near Highways 51 and 69, according to Sheriff Chris Elliott. The deputy said Krueger was behaving suspiciously and hiding under the seat.
"At some point in time the suspect came out of the car, grabbed the deputies gun, and there was a fight over control of the deputies gun," Elliott said.