Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Officer Scottie Brothers Arrested for Possession of Stolen Property

A Union City police officer has been arrested after a lengthy investigation by the Canadian County Sheriff's Department.

According to Canadian County Sheriff's Department, Scottie D. Brothers was arrested Tuesday at his Union City home.

Brothers was arrested on charges of possession of stolen property and providing firearms to a convicted felon.

The Canadian County Sheriff's Office has planned a news conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday to discuss the arrest.

Former Officer Harold Wells Back in Court for Corruption Charge

A former police officer may head back to court.

Harold Wells, a former corporal with the Tulsa Police Department, was sentenced in 2011 after a two-year corruption probe resulted in 11 officers being charged or named as unindicted co-conspirartors.

His lawyer said he'll petition an appeals court for a rehearing.

Wells is serving a 10-year prison sentence for stealing money during a drug bust.