Investigators Share New Details In Case Of Oklahoma Doctor Accused Of Murdering Nurse

Tuesday, October 19th 2021, 5:13 pm
By: Kristin Wells

Deputies release new details about the death of a nurse who investigators believe was killed by a Tahlequah doctor.  

Chicot County, Arkansas, deputies said Moria Kinsey and Tyler Tait got into a fight inside the car near Lake Village in southeastern Arkansas last Monday. They said the couple was driving back from Mississippi.

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Deputies said Kinsey was injured and that Tait called 911 and told dispatchers she was having a seizure. When deputies arrived, they said Tait was standing near the car while a citizen performed CPR on Kinsey.

Deputies said Kinsey had several bruises around her neck and a cut on her right elbow and Tait offered no explanation for her injuries.

Deputies arrested Tait for first-degree murder last Tuesday.

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