LeighAnne Manwarren
Breaking News Reporter
LeighAnne Manwarren is a reporter covering breaking news, crime and weather for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. An Oklahoma City native, Manwarren is a University of Oklahoma journalism alum and has interned for The Oklahoman, the Oklahoma Gazette, AOL's Patch.com in northern Virginia, the National Law Journal's D.C. office and the National Journal's Hotline in D.C.




LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 22 2014 05:52:47 PM CST RT @perreaux: Remembering the On the Media rule that there is almost never a second shooter. Let alone a fifth. LINK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 22 2014 05:47:03 PM CST An OKC police officer was involved in an accident on NW Expressway and Portland. On-call PIO said "everyone is fine" & accident was minor.
LeighAnne Manwarren Tue, Oct. 21 2014 06:56:00 PM CST RT @washingtonpost: Ben Bradlee, Post editor who oversaw Watergate coverage, dies at 93. LINK
LeighAnne Manwarren Tue, Oct. 21 2014 12:11:12 AM CST Why is there dead air on @KOSURadio? It has been more than 5 minutes of static.
LeighAnne Manwarren Sat, Oct. 18 2014 02:28:03 PM CST #Sooners, you break my heart sometimes. #WhyCantIQuitYou?
LeighAnne Manwarren Thu, Oct. 16 2014 01:14:48 PM CST Kye's partner's daughter Tayte Stark, 5, is raising money for three more vests. To donate, visit LINK @newsok @okcpd
LeighAnne Manwarren Thu, Oct. 16 2014 01:10:18 PM CST After police dog Kye's death, funds for five protective dog vests for the @okcpd's K-9 unit have been raised. @newsok LINK
LeighAnne Manwarren Tue, Oct. 14 2014 05:15:15 PM CST Law officers are working a lot of wrecks in the Oklahoma City area. Drivers, be careful driving home. LINK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 09:06:06 PM CST Northbound Interstate 35 traffic is reopened at SE 44. The SE 29 northbound exit is still closed. @newsok
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:57:12 PM CST Nelson said police initially thought the officers shot were more critically injured. Now say they suffered not life-threatening injuries.
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:54:06 PM CST One woman was shot by a man when an officer approached them on N I-35 Service Road. The man was shot by the officer, Nelson said.
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:53:05 PM CST When officers arrived, they found five to six people in the room. Two officers were shot and the people ran away.
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:51:14 PM CST Nelson said police were called about 3:40 p.m. to Plaza Inn in reference to a possible hostage situation.
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:28:16 PM CST Oklahoma City fire trucks are leaving the scene now. Northbound Interstate 35 is still closed right now.
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:25:14 PM CST OKC police Capt. Dexter Nelson said he is at the scene and will give us (reporters) information soon. @NewsOK LINK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:13:22 PM CST It looks like police have detained a man at the scene. It was one of the people I talked to earlier. @NewsOK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:06:30 PM CST A witness at the scene said they saw police knock on the door of a room when an officer was shot in the shoulder. @NewsOK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:03:27 PM CST Two other people were taken to OU Medical Center in police vehicles. Their conditions are not known, EMSA spokeswoman said. @NewsOK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 06:01:35 PM CST EMSA said they took two people from the Plaza Inn, one in critical and another in serious conditions. @NewsOK
LeighAnne Manwarren Wed, Oct. 08 2014 05:59:23 PM CST I'm at the scene of a shooting. Unofficial word is that an officer was injured at the Plaza Inn, 3200 S Prospect Ave LINK