Police arrest man after finding body in midtown Tulsa

Man found beaten to death in Tulsa, police arrest suspect

TULSA, Okla. — Police are investigating a body found in midtown Tulsa.

They said Mickey Jim Drake, 65, claimed to have found the body near 14th and Lewis Saturday morning.

Investigators said the 60-year-old man died as the result of a homicide due to the injuries on his head and face that they believe were from a blunt object.

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Officials identified the victim as Craig Henderson.

Homicide investigators said they believe a fight led to the man's death.

They arrested Drake for first degree manslaughter in connection to the death after they found blood on him that was not consistent with any injury on his body.

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