Convicted Murderer Charged After Kidnapping, Chase Incident
CLEVELAND COUNTY, Oklahoma - The convicted murderer accused of kidnapping a woman and leading police on a chase in Cleveland County has been charged.
Johnathan Lee Williams, 39, was charged on 11 counts, including burglary, kidnapping, felony assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, arson, larceny of a vehicle and attempting to escape from police.
Williams was arrested Thursday morning after he crashed a car and was stopped from stealing a pickup from a Norman business by an armed civilian, police said.
Williams was convicted of killing an Oklahoma City firefighter's wife in 1994. Prosecutors said Williams was attempting to steal a car.