Agents arrest McCurtain County man 10 years after wife disappeared

Hope Meek, 25, was reported missing in February 2002 by her husband several days after he last saw her, according to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations.
BY LEIGHANNE MANWARREN Modified: August 10, 2012 at 9:29 pm •  Published: August 10, 2012


Man is arrested on murder complaint

— The husband of a woman who has been missing for more than 10 years was arrested Friday by Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation agents. Jerry Meek, 39, was arrested on a murder complaint in the death of Hope Meek, 25. Meek reported his wife missing in late February 2002, several days after he last saw her. Agents gathered circumstantial evidence to show that Hope Meek died Feb. 21, 2002, after a fight with her husband, the OSBI reported. Jerry Meek was taken to the McCurtain County jail. Bail was set at $250,000.


Staff Writer has disabled the comments for this article.

Trending Now


  1. 1
    Best cities to launch a startup
  2. 2
    Drought-stricken California may restrict outdoor water use
  3. 3
    Eva Mendes, Ryan Gosling pregnancy sparks Twitter shock from fans - NY Daily News
  4. 4
    Advocates for blind, deaf want more from Apple
  5. 5
    World Cup Fan Scores Modeling Gig From Cheering
+ show more