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Wanda Frazier is chased by a relative, left, and a police officer after she was overcome with grief and became hysterical and attempted to break through police tape when she learned her son was dead inside a home that had been surrounded by police. Del City police successfully rescued a small girl from inside a house at 1920 Karen Street Wednesday morning, July 18, 2012. The child was held hostage by a man who refused to come out. He was found dead inside after the girl was removed. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman.