Sheriff, OSBI arrests murder suspect


Adair County, OK - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) is investigating a homicide that occurred in Adair County on Sept. 27, 2020. The Adair County Sheriff’s  Office requested OSBI assistance after 27-yeara-old Joshua Teehee was shot at a residence off of South 4663 Road in Stilwell, Oklahoma.

A 911 call was received by dispatch just after 6 p.m. reporting there had been a shooting. teehee and his long-time girlfriend were returning to the home they shared when an argument between the two started. As the argument ensued, 29-yer-old Brandon White retrieved a gun and shot Teehee once before fleeing to the woods.

White was arrested by Sheriff Jason Ritchie when he saw him coming out of the woods, with an assist by OSBI agents at 12:20 a.m. on Sept. 28. He is facing a charge of murder in the second degree and is currently in the Adair County Jail.