Bixby Man Arrested In Connection To House Fire, Alleged Meth Lab


Monday, February 11th 2013, 11:12 am
By: News On 6


One of three people sought in connection with allegedly setting a Bixby home on fire while manufacturing methamphetamine is in custody.

Paul Kappel, 27, of Bixby is charged with first degree arson and manufacture of a controlled substance stemming from a December 5, 2012, house fire in the 17000 block of South 89th East Avenue.

Two other individuals, Joshua Kappel, 38, and Melinda Broyles, 28, also of Bixby are still being sought.

All three were featured on Tulsa Police Department's Most Wanted on February 4th.

2/4/2013 Related Story: Bixby Woman Wanted For Arson, Meth Manufacture

Broyles is described as a white female, 5'4" tall and 110 pounds. She has blue eyes and brown hair.

If you can help Tulsa Police locate Melinda Broyles and Joshua Kappel call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS or text 918TIP to "Crimes."