U.S. Marshals tracking two escapees now in Rogers County, Okla.

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In custody Sunday about 9:30 p.m. the pair were contained in a residence near the original area where both suspects fled on foot Saturday.

UPDATE: “After an extraordinary amount of resources, our Rogers County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that Dustin Marris and Coker Barker are in custody. They are being removed from the area by members of the US Marshal’s Office, where they will be confined in a secured facility awaiting further Federal processing. They were contained in a residence near the original area where both suspects fled on foot last evening. No one was harmed.”


ROGERS COUNTY, Okla. — U.S. Marshals are searching for two (2) escaped Federal Fugitives from Okmulgee County. Information received during investigation authorities now believe the two are in Rogers County, northeast of Claremore.

In a release of information, Rogers County Sheriff’s office say, “These fugitives were last seen in the area of E/W 430 Road and N/S 4210 Road about 10pm Saturday night. Both individuals should be considered armed and extremely dangerous.”

The escapees are: 

  • Coker Barker, 35, being held on charges of Murder.
  • Dustin Marris, 33, being held on charges related to firing a gun at officers. 
Coker Barker, 35, being held on Murder charges.

RCSO asks, “homeowners to not personally check on suspicious activity, but to rather allow our law enforcement officers to respond to your location.”

Dustin Marris, 33, being held on charges related to firing a gun at officers. 

Details surrounding their escape from Okmulgee County jail, nearly 100 miles SW of this focused location, are unknown. But it is obvious they are on the move.

Authorities remind if anyone sees the two individuals. Call 911 immediately. 

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