Dan Allen Okelberry Death Article
r-UtahBriefs r-UtahBriefs r-UtahBriefs Reward of fered for info PROVO, Utah (UPI) The Saturday night mur der ot a tsngnam Young University student is similar similar to two 1976 Provo killings that are subjects of a recently completed television movie, a Provo City police detective said Monday. "It's similar to the Gary Gilmore murders," said Capt. Max Littefield. "And it's just a sad coincidence coincidence that it happened at a time the movie about Gary Gilmore is being advertised on television." Dan Allen Okelberry, 29, of Provo, was shot once in the head and robbed of two money bags as he left the Storehouse Market in Provo where he was a night clerk. Okelberry was the father of two boys, ages 5 and ,3, and his widow is expecting another child in a few weeks. A $10,000 reward was offered Monday for information information leading to the arrest and conviction of the Okelberry's murderer, and a trust fund was been set up to aid his widow and children. Provo Police Chief Swen Nielsen said the reward will be paid for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the slaying, and donations can be sent to The Reward Fund, P.O. Box 1849, Provo, Utah 84603.