Teen Accused Of Killing Cordell Woman Charged As An Adult

Wednesday, August 23rd 2017, 6:16 pm
By: News 9

The teenage boy accused of shooting and killing a Cordell woman during a July home invasion will be tried as an adult.

The suspect, identified as 14-year-old Blaize Teague, was arrested at his home in Corn, Oklahoma on Aug. 16, on charges of first-degree murder, shooting with intent to kill and first-degree burglary.

The deadly home invasion occurred just after 1 a.m. on July 20 at a home in the 400 block of S. Market St. Officers were called out to the home on a report of shots fired, but found 36-year-old Tammi Thomas shot to death and her teenage son critically wounded.

If convicted, Teague could be sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

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