Tulsa Man Arrested In Connection With Thursday's Deadly Fire


Friday, November 11th 2011, 12:45 pm
By: News On 6


Tulsa Fire investigators have made an arrest in connection with a fatal house fire in the 1400 block of West Admiral Thursday morning.

Jacob Bell, 35, was arrested and booked into the Tulsa County jail on complaints of possession of a controlled and dangerous substance and child endangerment.

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Tulsa firefighters found the body of a 15-month-old boy in a back bedroom of a duplex damaged by fire early Thursday.

The fire was so intense firefighters had to wait to begin a search of the building.   Firefighters went in the front door, but were forced back out because of the intensity of the fire.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.