Medical Examiner: Bristow Motel Deaths Ruled Homicides

Wednesday, April 1st 2015, 11:43 am
By: News On 6

The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's office says the deaths of Ruthanne Rex, 31, and Jake Wright, 19, have been ruled as homicides.

Investigators said a cleaning woman found the bodies in the Carolyn Inn on Highway 66, just off the Turner Turnpike in Bristow on March 29, 2015.

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

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Investigators are still trying to determine their relationship. 

Investigators with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation are still working the case and if anyone has information about the deaths to call the OSBI at 1-800-522-8017.