Woman arrested in connection with October 2017 murder near Gore

Elizabeth Nicole Stewart, 25, is accused of shooting and killing Joshua Tucker in October 2017 near Gore. (KTUL)

SEQUOYAH COUNTY, Okla. (KTUL) -- A Gore woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with an October 2017 murder.

Elizabeth Nicole Stewart, 25, was booked into the Sequoyah County Jail for first-degree murder and is being held without bond.

According to the sheriff's office, Joshua Tucker was shot to death Oct. 26 at a home north of Gore. He was found in a neighbor's driveway with a single gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Tucker was taken to a Tulsa hospital where he died.

Sheriff Larry Lane says investigators spent months working on the case, which resulted in a first-degree murder warrant for Stewart who was arrested at home without incident.

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