Bristow man arrested after allegedly stabbing, killing one, injuring another

BRISTOW, Okla. - A man is in jail after allegedly stabbing two people in Bristow, Okla., Friday night. 

Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says Vernon Stanbrough, 62, of Bristow stabbed Betty Evans, 51, and her brother Robert Evans, also from Bristow, at Betty's home near the 500 block of East Washington.

Betty Evans died at a local hospital and Robert Evans was flown to a Tulsa hospital, where he remains in critical condition, OSBI says. 

The reasoning for the murder is still under investigation. 

Stanbrough is booked in the Creek County Jail and faces charges of murder in the first degree and assault and battery with a deadly weapon. 

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