Brothers jailed for quadruple homicide at Fairmont Terrace denied bond at 1st court appearance

TULSA - Two brothers arrested for the deadly shooting of four Tulsa women faced their first court appearance Thursday.

Thirty-nine-year-old Cedric Poore and 32-year-old James Poore appeared via video conference from inside the Tulsa County Jail, where they are held without bond.

Tulsa police said Wednesday the Poore brothers are responsible for the Jan. 7 quadruple homicide at Fairmont Terrace near 61st and Peoria.

RELATED LINK: 4 found dead, shot inside Fairmont Terrace Apartments in south Tulsa (bit.ly/Fairmontdeaths)

According to the suspects' booking report, the men tied up Julie Jackson, Misty Nunley, Kayetie Melchor and Rebeika Powell and shot them execution-style.

Twins Melchor and Powell lived in the apartment where they were found dead, just doors away from the residence listed on James Poore's booking report.

RELATED LINK: Brothers' arrest report details murder of 4 Tulsa women at Fairmont Terrace (bit.ly/X9tlqz)

Police say the men were planning to rob the women. 

According to the report, witnesses told police the Poores split up drugs, money and jewelry taken from the women's apartment.

Tulsa Police Chief Chuck Jordan says the investigation continues and he didn't rule out the possibility that more arrests could be made.

Cedric and James Poore are scheduled to be formally arraigned Feb. 19. They have not been officially charged.

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