Tulsa County Sheriff’s Captain demoted

Ponca City Now - July 16, 2015 11:43 am

TULSA, Okla. (AP) – A Tulsa County sheriff’s captain has been demoted after an internal review of his job performance.

Billy McKelvey is the fourth high-ranking person in the office to resign, be fired or demoted following the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by former reserve deputy Robert Bates.


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