Murder Suspect Expected In Court Today


Monday, July 2nd 2007, 6:06 am
By: News On 6


The man accused in a double murder in Tulsa is expected in a Tulsa County District courtroom Monday. Tulsa County prosecutors have charged Raymond Johnson with two counts of first degree murder and arson.

Johnson is accused of beating Brooke Whitaker with a hammer, then pouring gasoline in her house in the 6900 block of East Newton Street and setting it on fire last month.

Brooke's 7-month-old daughter was also killed.

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