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Two arrested for Berryhill Thanksgiving Day murder

Posted at 5:01 PM, Nov 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-28 09:32:51-05

Tulsa County Sheriff's Office detective have arrested a teenager and a 37-year-old woman in connection to the Thanksgiving Day murder of a Berryhill homeowner.

Brendon Joseph Davis, 17, has been booked into the Tulsa County jail for first-degree murder and second-degree burglary. Bambi Ashley, 37, has been arrested for accessory to murder. Ashley is described as "an associate of Brendon Davis," the sheriff's office says.

Related: TCSO: Homeowner killed by teen breaking into car; suspect on loose

Around 3 a.m., deputies say Davis attempted to break into a truck parked in a driveway on West 43rd Street near South 43rd West Avenue. When the homeowner, who has been identified 38-year-old Staijeck Helm, heard the car alarm, deputies said he went outside to investigate and he was shot and killed.

Deputies said Helm, his wife and three juvenile children were home when it happened.


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