OSBI: Cordell Suspicious Death Ruled A Homicide


Tuesday, December 1st 2015, 5:34 pm
By: LeighAnne Manwarren


The cause of death for a man found dead in his Cordell home has been ruled a homicide, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation reported.

Michael Beach, 59, was found dead inside his Cordell home by police officers when they were conducting a welfare check.

The medical examiner's office found multiple gunshot wounds on Beach's body, OSBI reported.

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Investigators are still searching for Beach's stolen 2002 white Chevrolet Tahoe with Oklahoma license plate number 412-FPS.

Investigators are also searching for a friend of Beach's, 44-year-old Kathryn Lynn Hicks.

Anyone with information about the death, Hicks' whereabouts or the whereabouts of the missing vehicle is asked to call the OSBI at (800) 522-8017.