Ricky Cox, Jr. arrested in Chandler after stealing car in Skiatook, breaking into Depew home

After a 90-mile crime spree through several Oklahoma counties, deputies have their suspect this morning.

Ricky Cox, Jr. is in custody.

Deputies picked him up near Chandler and say he tried to get away in a stolen pick-up truck.

The officers said it all started when he allegedly stole a car in Skiatook and drove to Depew

There, they say he dumped the car, stole a truck then broke into an elderly couple's home.

Had he not run away, police said the homeowner was prepared to shoot him.     

Deputies said no one was hurt during the crime spree.

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