Two individuals accused within the homicide of an Oklahoma girl allegedly had intercourse within the sufferer’s mattress whereas they heard her “struggling to dwell” within the subsequent room, authorities stated.
Brinlee Denison, 25, and Nicholas Johnson, 28, used a crowbar to brutally beat 29-year-old Sarah Maguire in her Tulsa dwelling on Jan. 4, in response to an affidavit from Tulsa police obtained by to KNWA.
The pair are going through expenses of first-degree homicide and car theft.
Police reportedly executed a welfare examine at Maguire’s dwelling at slightly after 5 p.m. on Friday and located Maguire unresponsive in her lounge. She had “apparent indicators of trauma to her head and face” and was pronounced useless on the scene, in response to the affidavit.
Throughout their investigation, officers discovered from Maguire’s household that her car and her bank cards had been stolen. Denison, of Saplupa, Okay., and Johnson, of Tulsa, have been arrested the subsequent day after they have been discovered sleeping within the stolen car at a Whataburger in Fayetteville, Ar.
As soon as in custody, the pair gave officers “a full confession of beating the sufferer in regards to the head with a crowbar, fleeing the scene by stealing the sufferer’s car, and funding the journey with the sufferer’s stolen bank cards,” in response to the affidavit.
Johnson informed cops that he and Denison have been in an “intimate relationship,” nonetheless she was additionally in a relationship with Maguire. In keeping with the affidavit, Johnson “was jealous of the connection between the sufferer and Denison.”
Johnson stated that he and Denison “had intercourse within the sufferer’s mattress after the homicide,” and that “he might nonetheless hear the sufferer in the lounge struggling to dwell, whereas he was having intercourse with Denison within the bed room.”
He added that he knew Maguire was nonetheless alive.
Johnson informed police Denison had helped him plan the homicide and threw the clothes the 2 had worn out of auto window as they fled, in response to the affidavit. She drove a lot of the manner, he stated.
Denison grabbed Maguire’s bank cards and different electronics and transferred funds to the pair’s personal accounts when she was not driving, Johnson informed police.
In a heartbreaking Fb submit, Maguire’s sister Jamie praised the Tulsa Police Division for his or her work as her household grieved their loss.
“Our household has suffered a devastating blow this week,” she stated. “My sister Sarah has misplaced her life in a mindless act of violence. Please hold our household in your prayers as we navigate by means of this time. Relaxation assured justice is being served and we owe our best debt of gratitude to the Tulsa Police Division.”
The accused are every being held on a $1 million bond. They’re anticipated to be extradited again to Oklahoma from Washington County Jail in Arkansas for a future courtroom date, in response to KNWA.