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Lawton Homicide Investigation

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Lawton Police are investigating the city's 4th homicide of 2014.

Officers responded to the Budget Inn on N.W. Cache Road around 10 p.m. Wednesday after reports of a 911 call.


When police arrived, they found a woman's body had been stabbed multiple times.
Police confirmed the identity of the body to be 48-year-old Irene Haynes.

Hayne's husband, 51-year-old Herbert Dale Haynes, is now arrested.

Police say Hayne's husband was covered in blood when they arrived and many knives were found at the scene.

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