Son of Woman Found Dead Arrested After Chase In Oklahoma

May 06, 2019 - 4:29 pm

DENTON (NBCDFW) - The adult son of a woman found dead inside a Denton apartment Sunday has been taken into custody following a police chase in Oklahoma Monday, police say.

Denton police said they were called to the Providence Place Apartments on a suspicious persons call at about 10 p.m. Sunday and that while searching the area they entered an unlocked apartment and found the body of a woman with 'obvious signs of trauma' who had apparently been there for some time.

Police did not provide any further details about the woman's injuries or reveal who they believed the suspicious person may have been. However, Monday afternoon Denton police said the woman's son had been taken into custody in Love County, Oklahoma by the Lighthorse Police Department following a police chase.

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