Jonathan Sutton
Breaking News Breaking News Reporter
Jonathan Sutton is a reporter covering breaking news and crime for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. He grew up in Ada and has a degree in journalism from Oklahoma State University. He was the Editor-in-Chief of The Daily O'Collegian, OSU's student newspaper, before joining The Oklahoman staff in January 2013.

  • Canadian County, Oklahoma, deputies seize 31 pounds of marijuana from RV

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: 10 hr ago

    Canadian County deputies Friday seized 31 pounds of marijuana from a woman driving an RV on Interstate 40.

  • 17 Moore homes destroyed in Wednesday tornado activity, officials estimate

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Mar 27, 2015

    Moorec city officials estimate 17 homes were destroyed by the Wednesday tornado. About 25 homes had major damage and 71 had minor damage, city spokeswoman Deidre Ebry said.

  • Arrest warrant issued for man in downtown bar fight

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Mar 24, 2015

    Police are looking for Andrew Lake, 26, in connection with a fight at a downtown Oklahoma City bar where a man was hit over the head with a beer glass.

  • Questions arise as more Oklahoma police departments issue body cameras to officers

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Tue, Mar 17, 2015

    Amid a national a local discussion about community relations with police, more Oklahoma law enforcement agencies are moving to equip officers with body cameras. But the change has sparked a discussion among law enforcement, lawmakers and open government advocates about the Open Records Act and what should be considered public record.

  • Companies, organizations dedicate April to setting the 'Oklahoma Standard'

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Mar 11, 2015

    More than 200 Oklahoma businesses, organizations and individuals have pledged their time in April to take part in the Oklahoma Standard campaign, headed by Thunder General Manager Sam Presti and the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum.

  • Fire in OKC's Stockyards City heavily damages building

    BY JONATHAN SUTTON, Staff Writers | Updated: Thu, Mar 5, 2015

    Firefighters responding to a three-alarm fire about 7:45 a.m. faced frigid temperatures and hazardous conditions. The fire caused a large portion of the roof of Bentley-Gafford Co. Ranch Store, 1320 Agnew Ave., to collapse and spread into Oklahoma Native Art & Jewelry next door, destroying much of the building and the art inside.

  • Oklahoma City prostitution stings net 13 arrests

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Police arrested 13 people on various prostitution complaints Monday and Tuesday during several busts across the Oklahoma City.

  • Two men in bar brawl video are sought by Oklahoma City police

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Oklahoma City police are looking for two men who were involved in a fight Feb. 7 at Dust Bowl, 420 W Park Place.

  • Oklahoma City woman dies in house fire

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    One person died in a house fire Tuesday in the 1100 block of SW 50 in Oklahoma City. A neighbor said the victim was an elderly woman.

  • Construction at Oklahoma's State Fair Park will not affect parking for state tournaments

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    Despite a large area of State Fair Park being closed for construction, an official said there will be plenty of parking spaces for the upcoming state basketball tournaments held at Jim Norick Arena.

  • Stillwater man died after helping his neighbor, records show

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Feb 26, 2015

    Payne County District Court documents state Ralph Willis, 42, killed William Marg, 64, after the victim tried to help Ralph’s wife. Rachael Willis, 37, told Marg her husband was abusing her. Stillwater police later shot and killed Ralph Willis after a foot chase.

  • Rescuers rob pizza delivery driver in Oklahoma City, police report

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Feb 25, 2015

    A delivery driver for Marco’s Pizza was robbed after he slid off a snowy road Monday in Oklahoma City. The man told police two men stopped and helped him get his car out of a ditch, then assaulted him and took hundreds of dollars.

  • Four men accused of rape in Cleveland County are ordered to stay away from the alleged victim

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Tue, Feb 24, 2015

    A judge issued protective orders Tuesday for a 15-year-old girl who says she was raped by John Delmoral, 18, Terrel Skinner, 18 and Boston Williams, 19, and Johnathan Henderson, 18.

  • Body found near grass fire in Cleveland County

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    Emergency crews found a man’s body near a grass fire in Cleveland County on Saturday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.

  • Four men face charges in rape of Westmoore High School classmate, 15

    BY JONATHAN SUTTON, Staff Writer | Updated: Fri, Feb 20, 2015

    Court documents allege four students of Westmoore High School in Oklahoma City had sex with a 15-year-old classmate at an apartment. The girl asked the men to take her back to school several times, but the men refused, according to court documents.

  • Three Westmoore High School students are arrested on rape complaints

    BY JONATHAN SUTTON, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Oklahoma City police officers arrested Westmoore High School students John Delmoral, 18, Terrel Skinner, 18, and Boston Williams, 19, Wednesday on complaints of rape. They were booked into the Oklahoma County jail where they remained Thursday. Officers also are looking for Johnathan Henderson, 18.

  • UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at Bethany schools, suspect in custody

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Bethany schools are on lock down Thursday afternoon after a burglary suspect got away from an officer in the area of 44th Street and Willow Avenue, police said.

  • Three arrested in Edmond drug bust

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Edmond police arrested Connell Smith, 20, Alisha Poole, 20, and Tre’Aric Brunious, 22, after finding one pound of marijuana inside a home at 308 W 10 in Edmond.

  • Radio bracelet program aims to help track down missing people

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Wed, Feb 18, 2015

    Oklahoma City police are partnering with Sunbeam Family Services to offer bracelets that emit radio frequencies to help locate people with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, autism and other cognitive impairments.

  • Deputies seize 55 pounds of cocaine from California man

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Feb 18, 2015

    An Oklahoma County sheriff’s deputy stopped a man driving on Interstate 35 near NE 122 and found 55 pounds of cocaine inside a suitcase in the man’s back seat, spokesman Mark Myers said.




Advertisement