POLICE release new sketch of suspect in double murder


Thursday, August 2nd 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Del City police have released a new composite sketch of a man suspected of murdering two women at a La Quinta motel.

The suspect is described as a black male, mid 20's, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, 150 pounds, short black hair. He was last seen wearing dark pants, tennis shoes and a short sleeve shirt. He may possibly have a thin mustache or beard stubble. Police say he's a suspect in the murder of Brenda McElyea, and Felecia Smith, who were found dead at the motel on July 18.

The LaQuinta has offered a $10,000 reward for the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murders. Persons with any information are asked to call Del City police.