Stigler Teen Arrested In Deadly Shooting Of Stepfather, Mother

Tuesday, July 12th 2011, 11:35 am
By: News On 6

STIGLER, Oklahoma -- The Haskell County Sheriff's Office has arrested a teen for killing his stepfather and wounding his mother.

The suspect, 18-year-old Josua Alan Bowen, had called 911 Monday evening, July 11, 2011 to report he had found the two shooting victims at their Stigler home, according to an Oklahoma State Bureau Of Investigation news release.

Officers found Bowen's stepfather, Herbert Wayne Moore, 71, dead at the scene.  Bowen's mother, Vickie Lynn Moore, 52, was still alive and transported to a Stigler hospital.

According to the OSBI, officers arrested Bowen based on information given to them by Bowen's mother.  Bowen was booked into the Haskell County jail on a complaint of murder.