Jerry Southard
Jerry Southard

FLETCHER - A murder suspect was apprehended in Fletcher Wednesday, May 27, after officials say he was reported for knocking on neighborhood doors and acting suspicious. Fletcher Police Chief Jason DeLonais confirmed that Jerry Southard was arrested in connection to a first-degree murder and burglary charge in Oklahoma City. After fleeing, Southard was located and detained at the Ozark Trail Motel in Fletcher.  Due to the COVID-19 outbreak at the Comanche County Detention Center, he was transported and booked into the Tillman County Jail.