Police make arrest in Tulsa kidnapping, robbery investigation

VIDEO: Man arrested, connected with kidnapping and robbery in east Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. — Quick Facts:

  • Tulsa police are investigating a robbery in which two victims were tied up.
  • It happened near East 15th Street and South 79th East Avenue around 6:45 p.m. Thursday.
  • Police said the suspects called the owners of a rental property and set up a meeting to look in the house.
  • Once there, the suspects used duct tape to bind the victims and forced them to give up personal banking information.
  • One suspect went to an ATM while the other stayed with the victims.
  • Police said the suspects also stole jewelry and a car.
  • The victims were left tied up in the house.
  • UPDATE: Police told FOX23 on Sept. 25 that they made an arrest in the case. Police arrested 31-year-old Derrick Turley.
  • Police are still looking for the second suspect.
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Tulsa police released a photo of a person of interest on Sept. 24:

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ROBBERY/KIDNAPPING SUSPECT PHOTO On Thursday-September 20, 2018 at 7:50 PM, Mingo Valley Division Officers responded to...

Posted by Tulsa Police Department on Monday, September 24, 2018

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