Tulsa Murder Suspect Returned To Oklahoma


Tuesday, March 1st 2011, 10:36 am
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA, Oklahoma -- A Tulsa man charged with the murder of 22-year-old Shannon Lee is in the Tulsa County jail, following his arrest in December in North Carolina.

Billy Jones was arrested after the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office got a tip he was visiting with relatives in Charlotte, North Carolina.

12/30/2010 Related Story: Tulsa County Murder Suspect Arrested In North Carolina

He was returned to Tulsa on Monday.

Jones is charged with first degree murder and first degree arson stemming from a deadly meth lab fire in west Tulsa in late July.

Jones is scheduled to appear in Tulsa County District Court on the charges on March 8, 2011.