ELK CITY — An Elk City man arrested in his mother's shooting death was accused of drunkenly robbing her business two weeks earlier.
Aaron Mitchell Stigleman, 26, was being held Monday in the Beckham County jail on a murder complaint.
His mother, Karen Stigleman, 56, was shot to death about 10 a.m. Wednesday at her home at 608 W Avenue B.
Aaron Stigleman, who was out on bail at the time of his mother's death, was accused of stealing a bank bag from Lady Bugs Closet, his mother's consignment store in Elk City.
According to a police report, Aaron Stigleman went into the store Jan. 31 to pick up some mail and grabbed a bank bag with about $700 in it. Karen Stigleman chased him out of the store, and he was arrested by police.
Police said Aaron Stigleman appeared to be intoxicated when he was arrested. He was charged Feb. 5 with second-degree robbery and actual physical control of a vehicle while under the influence.
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