LeFlore County man jailed after girlfriend found dead

According to Tahlequah Police Chief Nate King, Scott Garrett, 30, of Poteau, was arrested early Thursday in connection to a reported assault by his girlfriend who was found dead Wednesday evening. Brandy Racchelle Ellenburg-Baggs, 34, was found dead in her apartment by a friend at about 9 p.m. Wednesday, according to police. Police are investigating her death as suspicious.Scott was arrested at about 2 a.m. today [May 29] in LeFlore County for the alleged assault of Ellenburg on Tuesday.