Suspect in Okmulgee downtown fire being held in the county jail

Monday, January 16th 2006, 5:56 am
By: News On 6

An Okmulgee teenager is in custody, accused of setting a devastating fire in Okmulgee.

Home video shows just how intense the fire was. A number of vacant buildings were destroyed, along with the Okmulgee Cafe.

Okmulgee Police say a 17-year-old boy has confessed he set the fire. He's being held as a juvenile in the Okmulgee County jail.