Tulsa police arrest four home invasion suspects

Tuesday, June 27th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Tulsa-AP) -- Tulsa police have arrested four suspects in a home invasion ring authorities say targeted Hispanics. P

olice say the four -- one woman and three men -- are suspects in as many as seven home invasion armed robberies. Those robberies have taken place since May.

Authorities say a Spanish-speaking woman they believe was casing the homes would go to the homes and ask those inside for directions. Minutes after she left, three men would storm in and rob the victims of cash.

Police believe 22-year-old Kataioun (Kha-tay-oh-when) L. Rahseparian (Rah-suh-pair-ian) was the woman casing the homes.

Arrested along with Rahseparian were 26-year-old Stacy Dean Watson,22-year-old James Patrick Burless and 20-year-old Desmond Holmes. The four were arrested on four complaints of armed robbery.