Chief Davis stated, “I want to thank the Citizens of Altus, City Council and the City Staff for allowing me the time to attend this unique course in leadership.I have learned a lot about myself and different techniques in leadership, which I will be able to help the City of Altus through mentorship and passing on my new knowledge of leadership to the fire department staff and other staff members of the City of Altus.” The City of Altus congratulates Fire Chief Davis in this special achievement.During that search, investigators discovered narcotics, including methamphetamine, cocaine, heroin, weapons, cash and a police scanner.Those three individuals were Eric Cantu, 26, Bryan Torres, 28, and a female Kristen Wright, 23.They were arrested on charges of 1- Trafficking a Controlled and Dangerous Substance, 2- Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony Crime, 3- Possession of a Police Scanner in the Commission of a Crime and 4- Harboring a Fugitive.According to Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy, all four suspects are being held at the Jackson County Jail awaiting their initial appearance in Jackson County District Court.By stating one of the following reasons on their applications, absentee voters can activate some special conditions that make is easier for them to use absentee ballots. According to Police Chief Tim Muphy, Altus Police responded to a burglary in progress Thursday afternoon in the 900 Block of Lee Ora, shortly before 3 PM.The reasons are: The Best of the Southwest Tournament is being held in Granite starting Thursday, Dec. Game 1 of the Girls bracket starts at 11 AM with Hobart facing Olustee-Eldorado. Game 3 is Corn Bible Academy vs Erick at PM, and Game 4 is Granite against Lawton Ike JV at 7 PM. Murphy said that the homeowner confronted and fought with an armed burglar in the home.
The two juveniles kicked in the back door to that residence and are accused of spray painting several interior walls along with breaking several windows.
Third place will go to winner of Game 10 being played between the losers of Game 7 and Game 8. The homeowner was not injured during altercation with the suspect.
The consolation winner will be the winner of Game 11 being played by the winners of Game 5 and Game 6. After a brief search, the suspect was located and taken into custody in the 1000 block area of Loyadell, just a block south of the victims home.
Assisting in the arrests and investigation was the District III Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force and Agents from the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs.
The City of Altus is proud to announce that Fire Chief Kyle Davis is one of the most recent graduates of the Oklahoma Executive Fire Officer Leadership Program.