Manhunt Underway In Pottawatomie County


Thursday, July 5th 2018, 11:10 pm
By: News 9


An active manhunt is underway in Pottawatomie County. 

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office said that two men fled from a stolen vehicle off of Highway 177, north of Interstate 40, Thursday evening.

Police identified the suspects as 27-year-old Cody Porter, and 42-year-old Michael Demaro. The two are accused of stealing 20 goats and sheep from Langston University. They also stole some horses in Guthrie. 

The Sheriff's Office confirmed Demaro was brought into custody just before midnight. Porter remains at large. 

All of the animals have since been recovered, officials said. 

This is a developing story. Stay with News 9 for updates as information becomes available.