MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

September 25, 2013

Local man charged in fights, break-ins


— Charges were filed Tuesday against a Muskogee man suspected of being involved in two disputes and breaking into two stores Monday.

Michael Prince Myers, 18 is charged with:

• Two counts of second-degree burglary.

• Assault and battery.

• Threatening to perform an act of violence.

• Stalking.

At midnight Myers made threats at a home, police said. At 3:30 a.m., he broke into Dollar General and took clothing, according to an affidavit.

Myers broke into Kum & Go at 29 W. Southside Blvd. at about 4 a.m. and took items, the affidavit states.

At about 6:30 a.m., he got into a confrontation at 3013 Elgin St., police said.

Myers is being held at the Muskogee County/City Detention Facility on $30,000 bond.

A sounding docket is set for 10 a.m. Oct. 8, where a preliminary hearing will be scheduled.