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Former MMA fighter charged with capital murder

Bodies Discovered Oklahoma
Posted at 11:17 AM, Feb 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-04 12:17:13-05

The man suspected of killing two people here in Oklahoma has been charged with capital murder.

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This happens just a day after he escaped custody for nine hours.

Cedric Marks managed to escape while authorities stopped for food in eastern Texas.

Marks was being transported from Michigan to Texas.

Police say they found Marks hiding in a trash can, in a town near Houston.

Marks is being looked at as the possible killer of a woman and man from Texas whose bodies were found in rural Okfuskee County last month.

Marks has past ties to the Tulsa area.

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