Losing Candidate Upset By Election Results, Arrested For Causing Disturbance

Thursday, April 7th 2011, 10:25 pm
By: News 9


BLANCHARD, Oklahoma – A city council candidate lost the election and was arrested shortly after for causing a disturbance at Blanchard City Hall.

Police arrested Yvonne Lackey after she caused a disturbance when she came into city hall with a weapon. Police said she was upset she didn't win the city council seat.

Police took her to jail on a charge of unlawfully carrying a weapon in certain places.

The 59-year-old bonded out of the McClain County Jail.