Police identify three arrested in murder of Shidler man

March 18, 2020 | Featured|Headlines|Police

BARTLESVILLE — Investigators have identified three people arrested in connection with death of a Shidler resident.

Amber Michelle Hall, 34, Pawhuska; Cynthia Fish, and Omar Vicente Marano Jr., 42, Barnsdall, are in police custody at the Washington County Jail. 

Omar Vicente Marano Jr

Bartlesville police report that Fish, Hall, and Marano are suspected of luring the victim, who has not been identified by law enforcement, to a trap house in Bartlesville where they planned to rob him. 

Osage County Sheriff Eddie Virden said the victim lived in Shidler. (see story)

Investigators believe the victim’s roommate drove him to the house in Bartlesville where Marano is suspected of beating him with a blunt object during a fight.

Cynthia Fish

Investigators report the victim’s roommate found him inside the house and tried to take him to the hospital but he wanted to go home.

She returned to the Shidler home Tuesday afternoon, found him deceased and called OCSO.

Marano was later arrested by Barnsdall police. Hall has outstanding warrants in Kay County for grand larceny and bail jumping.

Amber Michelle Hall