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Muskogee High School says Lockdown Has Been Lifted

Posted at 8:53 AM, Feb 13, 2020

MUSKOGEE — According to Muskogee High School's Facebook page, the lockdown has been lifted at this time in connection to the search for a burglary suspect in the area.

Police say officers responded to the 1800 block of North Country Club on Wednesday night.

The suspect took off running and police were unable to locate him, police say.

Thursday morning, police say a woman was coming out to start her car, when she found a man sleeping in it.

The man woke up, got out of the car and fired shots, police say, and then took off running.

Muskogee Police have identified the robbery suspect as Tommy Lee Ranells.

Rannels is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, two counts of burglary in the second degree, burglary in the third degree, possession of stolen property, posession of a firearm after a former felony conviction, as well as a warrant out of Creek County.

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