• Woman arrested in homicide investigation


    PARK HILL, Okla. - Quick Facts: 

    • Cherokee County Sheriff's Office arrested Denise Lynn Grass Friday after investigating a homicide. 
    • Deputies were performing a welfare check on Elvis Dry, 61, in the Park Hill area when they found a burned body on Jan. 20. Deputies believed the body found in the backyard of the home was Dry's.
    • Dry, a wheelchair bound amputee, had not been seen or heard from in several days. Officials said Grass lived with Dry as a caretaker.
    • A medical examiner was able to identify Dry by the serial number on a medical device found with his burned body.
    • Grass could face first degree murder and desecration of a corpse charges.
    • Anyone with information is asked to call 918-456-2583.
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