Suspect arrested in crash that killed an Oklahoma City woman

Posted on Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 at 3:34 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK  – Sterling Jackson was arrested in Oklahoma City Monday after fleeing the scene of a crash that killed his girlfriend, Nakia Johnson, 40, on Sunday.

According to News9, Oklahoma City police found a car nearly split in half and Johnson dead in the passenger seat following the crash at 54th Street and Kelley Avenue. Jackson, the driver of the car, was nowhere to be found following the incident.

He was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with fleeing the scene of a deadly crash. While the victim’s family believes the crash was no accident, police are still looking into what may have caused it.

This story is ongoing and more details will be provided as they are made available by police.

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