Armed Robbery Suspect Was Parolee from Texas for Murder & Multiple RobberiesJuly 20th, 2012 by iPhone
More background is being discovered about John Michael Carty, the Armed Robbery suspect from Oklahoma, that was arrested by law enforcement officers, Tuesday, north of Monticello.
Cardy, who served 30 in the Texas Dept. of Correction, for Murder and Multiple Robberies on a sentence of Life with Possible Parole, robbed Frank’s Corner Store in Colbert, OK at gunpoint, steaing the cash register, as shown here, with his son (who was arrested in Denison, TX) According to Drew County Sheriff Mark Gober, the unrelated crime that led to Carty’s arrest was a minor narcotics investigation. Leads developed that led to Oklahoma authorities being contacted.
Within hours, several US Marshalls from Oklahoma, Texas, and Arkansas arrived, along with a city officer and a county deputy from OK.Based on Carty’s violent past, including the murder charge, a double perimeter was set up around the Pine Haven trailer, where all four people inside, including Carty, surrendered to law enforcement, peacefully.
Armed Robbery Suspect from OK Arrested in DCSO & US Marshalls
July 18, 2012
The Drew County Sheriff’s Department and US Marshalls from three states arrested a local man, Wednesday, wanted out of Oklahoma for an armed robbery of a convenience store, that occurred on Thursday, July 12th in Colbert, Oklahoma.
According to Sheriff Mark Gober, while investigating an unrelated incident, Tuesday, he received information that a man wanted by the Bryan County Sheriff’s Department for an armed robbery located in Colbert, Oklahoma, was staying at a residence located at Pine Haven Trailer Park in Monticello.
James Marvin Carty, 64 of Kemp, Oklahoma, and his son James Michael Carty, age 42, are accused of stealing a cash register at gun point from Frank’s Corner Store in Colbert. Video surveillance of the robbery found after performing an internet search helped Drew County investigators verify that the elder Carty was in fact a suspect in the Oklahoma case. Drew County authorities began surveillance of the home as they waited for authorities from Bryan County Sheriff Department and US Marshalls from Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas to arrive. James Marvin Carty was arrested without incident at approximately 8:00 PM last night. Carty waived extradition and was taken back to Oklahoma to await his trial.
The other suspect in the robbery, James Michael Carty, was arrested Monday, July 16th in Denison, Texas on an armed robbery warrant. He is also wanted in Tennessee for aggravated robbery.
Choose another article
Older article: Log Truck Jack-Knifes on HWY 83 North – Edited