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Bond Denied For Suspect In Mark Costello's Stabbing Death

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Christian Costello attended a bond hearing Tuesday via a video link from the Oklahoma County Jail. He showed no emotions. Christian Costello attended a bond hearing Tuesday via a video link from the Oklahoma County Jail. He showed no emotions.
Christian Costello mug shot. Christian Costello mug shot.
OKLAHOMA CITY -

A judge has denied bond for an Oklahoma City man accused in the deadly stabbing of his politician father at a fast-food restaurant.

Christian Costello attended a bond hearing Tuesday via a video link from the Oklahoma County Jail. He showed no emotions.

Linda Wyaco is the bailiff for Judge Russell Hall. Wyaco says Hall would probably deny Costello bond because of the seriousness of the crime.

8/24/2015 Related Story: Son Arrested For Murder In Death Of OK Labor Commissioner

The 26-year-old Costello was arrested on a first-degree murder complaint in the stabbing death Sunday night of his father, Labor Commissioner Mark Costello, at a Braum's restaurant in northwest Oklahoma City.

Police have interviewed at least 17 witnesses who say they saw Christian Costello stabbing the victim with a knife.

Police say Mark Costello's wife, Cathy, witnessed the attack and tried to intervene.

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