2 Arrested In Oklahoma County Burglary Bust

Tuesday, November 5th 2019, 12:36 pm
By: News 9

Two men were arrested during a burglary in progress by Oklahoma County deputies, the sheriff's office reported.

Deputies were called about 4 p.m. on Oct. 22 in reference to a burglary in the 19400 block of E Reno Avenue. 

The victim told law officers she saw a man push 4-wheeler out of a barn and took off running.

When officers arrived, they found a man in the woods with a rifle. He raised the rifle toward deputies but they were able to arrest 38-year-old David Wayne Rasmussen without incident. 

The deputies found David Keith Jolly waiting nearby in a stolen pickup with a trailer attached. Officers said the man gave a false identity and Jolly was a wanted fugitive out of Nederland, Texas, with a warrant from a traffic collision with serious bodily injuries. 

After a thorough investigation, deputies recovered about $13,000 worth of stolen items. 

Jolly and Rasmussen are facing 21 criminal counts for burglary, falser personation, engaging in pattern of criminal offense, possession of a stolen automobile and possession of stolen property of more than $1,000.

The two are also thought to be involved in theft case in Oklahoma City, the sheriff's office said.