Man arrested in murder of former Hutchinson woman

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An Oklahoma man is under arrest in connection with the death of a former Hutchinson woman.  

Chelsey Chaffin hadn't been heard from since May 25th.  One day earlier,  investigators learned she moved into a Stillwater, Oklahoma home that belonged to Earl Oswalt.  Chaffin and Oswalt worked together.

Investigators opened a missing persons case that ultimately led to Oswalt's arrest for murder.  Investigators said he killed Chaffin, then dumped her body over a bridge into the Cimarron River.  Chaffin's body has not been located.  

Oswalt is a registered sex offender who spent 20 years in prison for rape.  He was paroled in 2017   

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