Jake Harris Wiki – Jake Harris Biography
Jake Harris, 31, an Oklahoma City man allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend, then hid with her decomposing body for nearly a week until a city SWAT team broke into his home.
Police arrested Jake Harris, 31, on Saturday after an hours-long standoff, according to News on 6 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They responded around 10:45 AM. to a call from a visitor that a body had been found at Harris’s home, who was later identified as Harris’s girlfriend, Amanda Miller. Harris later told detectives that he had been arguing with Miler, a 40-year-old mother of four and grandmother of 10, according to court documents. He grabbed his shotgun during the dispute. Miller also grabbed it. That’s when Harris allegedly shot Miller in the side, according to Danielle Mayfield, one of Miller’s daughters.
Jake Harris is 31 years old.
Jake Harris arrested for the murder of Amanda Miller, Police Investigation Report
Harris told police that he did not call an ambulance because she was already dead, according to Fox News. He first moved her body to the bedroom, then to the garage on the second day. Miller’s children added that police told them their mother died on March 19, about six days before police found her. Harris barricaded himself in the house on Saturday and then launched a lengthy standoff that ended about five hours later, according to Fox25 in Oklahoma City. We kept talking on the phone until he agreed that he wouldn’t come out,” Oklahoma City Police Capt. Ivan Esau told the station. He “Fired several shots at the house and refused to come out. So they broke down the door and… he turned himself in.” That’s when the police found Miller’s body.
“They shot him with a bean bag gun,” Mayfield told News on 6. “They shouldn’t have. They should have shot him with one of their rifles.” Harris, who also had an outstanding warrant for her arrest in a neighboring county, was charged with first-degree murder, Fox25 said. The relationship allegedly had a history of domestic violence, Miller’s daughter said. I hope she dies there,” she told the station Haven Montoya, another of Miller’s daughters. I want it to go away. I don’t want to see his face again.”