Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty In Bartlesville Murder Case

Wednesday, July 27th 2016, 1:34 pm
By: News On 6

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a Dewey man charged with the murder of a Bartlesville man in April. 

Scott Offutt, 21, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Kyler Holeman.  Holeman's body was found near the intersection of East Adams Road and North 4000 Road on March 31.  

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The Washington County DA has filed a Bill of Particulars in the case saying the murder of Kyler Holeman was "especially heinous, atrocious and cruel."

A second man, 21-year-old Derek Hamblin is also charged with first-degree murder in Holeman's death.

Both Offutt and Hamblin remain in the Washington County jail.  Court records show the pair's next court hearing is September 7.