Reward Offered In 2008 Catoosa Murder Case

Monday, April 25th 2011, 1:18 pm
By: News On 6

CATOOSA, Oklahoma -- The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation is offering up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a those responsible for the murder of 32-year-old Carter Leach in Catoosa in 2008.

Three years ago, the Catoosa Police Department identified Leach's body found in the back of a pickup truck parked behind a service station at 163rd East Avenue and I-244.

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Police investigating a suspicious smell found human remains in the bed of the pickup truck. The state's Medical Examiner Office says Leach died of blunt force trauma to the head.

The OSBI has conducted numerous interviews and collected and analyzed evidence. However, no suspect has been identified. Investigators hope the reward will entice someone with information to come forward.

If anyone has information in this case, to please call the OSBI hotline at 1-800-522-8017.