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Father of Sequoyah County sheriff killed; suspect arrested in Tennessee

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Ricky Rainwater is the suspect in the death of Larry Lane Sr., the father of Sequoyah County Sheriff Larry Lane Jr. (KTUL)

The suspect in the killing of an Oklahoma sheriff's father is in police custody in Tennessee.

Richard Rainwater is suspected of killing Larry Lane Sr. at home in Cherokee County Saturday night.

Lane Sr. is the father of Sequoyah County Sheriff Larry Lane Jr.

Cherokee County investigators say Lane Sr.'s truck and several items were missing from his home.

Rainwater is awaiting extradition to Oklahoma to face charges.

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