The Okmulgee Fire Department responded to a structure fire Tuesday morning in the 600 block of North Taft. The home, which was unoccupied and partially caught fire around 10:30 a.m. and the OFD responded. Okmulgee Police Chief Joe Prentice stated that a man was seen running away from the home shortly after the fire was reported. A neighbor stated the home was not being lived in, with the owner boarding up the property to keep out squatters. No further information was available at press time.
November 23, 2022
OFD Battles House Fire