Tulsa murder suspect arrested in Kansas


Friday, September 12th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


(Tulsa-AP) -- A suspected killer wanted in Tulsa on a murder charge is now in custody in Kansas.

Tulsa Police say Richard Anderson was arrested Tuesday in Olathe, Kansas.

Anderson is charged with the February 23rd beating death of William Wilkins. Wilkins was found in his parent’s home, tied, beaten and strangled.

Also charged with first-degree murder in Wilkins death is Melissa Ann Travis. Travis has been jailed since her July 12th arrest at a Tulsa motel.