Two Arrested In Bristow Motel Murders


Thursday, September 3rd 2015, 8:53 pm
By: News On 6


Two people have been arrested, connected to a Bristow motel homicide.

On March 29, 2015, two people were found shot to death inside a motel room at the Carolyn Inn in Bristow.

After months of investigation, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation said they arrested Antonio Rayfield Moore, 22, and Hanah Renee Jones, 22, on two counts of first-degree murder, each.

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OSBI said Moore was arrested in the 200 block of West 5th Street in Tulsa and Jones was arrested at an apartment complex in the 200 block of North 111 Eat Avenue.

They will be booked into the Creek County jail in Sapulpa.

OSBI investigators said 31-year-old Ruth Rex and 19-year-old Jake Wright died in a room at the Carolyn Inn motel in Bristow. A cleaning woman found the two bodies.

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The ME's office says Rex died from a gunshot wound to the neck. Wright died from a wound to the head, but the preliminary report gave no indication he was shot.