Midwest City Police Release 911 Call Made After Murder/Suicide

Monday, October 10th 2011, 10:32 am
By: News 9


MIDWEST CITY, Oklahoma – Midwest City Police have released the 911 call made by the daughter of a woman who was shot and killed by her boyfriend.

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Rebecca Rankin Merrick died around 10 p.m. Sunday, October 9, after her family decided to take her off life support. Police say Charles Wayne Murrah shot Merrick around 9:30 a.m. Saturday in their Midwest City home. He then shot and killed himself.

The two were in a relationship.

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In the 911 call, Merrick's daughter is crying and hysterical.  She tells the 911 dispatcher she saw Murrah shoot her mother in the stomach.  She then ran to a neighbor's house for help.

Listen to the 911 call: Double Shooting 911 Call

Neighbors say Merrick and Murrah had just moved to the neighborhood.