Police Release Names of Parents, Suspect in Broken Arrow Murders

BAPD releases names of parents killed along with three of their children

UPDATE: Officials say they received a full confession from the 18-year-old suspect and he showed no remorse for the stabbing death of his family members.

Police say the suspect explained that the murders were just the beginning of a string of killings planned outside of the family.

Officials aren't sure if a list of possible victims exist or the extent of plans the suspect had.


UPDATE: Tulsa's Channel 8 Anchor, Kristen Dickerson spoke with Broken Arrow Police Cpl. Leon Calhoun about the tragic scene inside the home.

Calhoun says there were several different weapons used on the victims and it was an horrific scene.

Broken Arrow Police have confirmed the names of the parents and one of the suspects in the Wednesday night murders.

52-year-old David and 44-year-old April Bever are confirmed to be the father and mother of suspect 18-year-old Robert Bever.

Robert and his 16-year-old brother are in police custody, accused of stabbing their parents, two brothers and one sister to death.

Their 13-year-old sister was also stabbed, but survived. She is currently recovering in a Tulsa hospital after undergoing surgery.

A two-year-old sister was not harmed and is currently in state custody.

Stay with Tulsa's Channel 8 for the latest information.

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