Skiatook stabbings related, police say; suspect held

By SAMANTHA VICENT & DYLAN GOFORTH - Tulsa World Modified: January 29, 2014 at 11:00 am •  Published: January 29, 2014

A 19-year-old man was taken into custody Tuesday in Tulsa in connection with the stabbing deaths of his sister and their great-grandmother.

Michael Devin Stanley was booked into the Osage County Jail on a first-degree murder complaint about 5:20 p.m., records show.

One victim, 74-year-old Esther Driskell, was found stabbed to death in her Skiatook home about 5 p.m. Monday. On Tuesday morning, a 16-year-old girl was found dead with multiple stab wounds to the upper torso in a van south of the Skiatook dam, Osage County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Charlie Cartwright said.

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