Tulsa Police Sergeant Sentenced For Outraging Public Decency
TULSA, Oklahoma - A Tulsa police sergeant pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of outraging public decency after being charged with assault and battery on a police officer.
Sergeant Dedlorn Sanders was off-duty when he punched an on-duty officer during a call for service, according to Sergeant Shane Tuell.
Two families with a common child had a disagreement as they prepared for the child's birthday party on June 30, 2017. Sanders was called to assist his daughter, the mother of the child, the affidavit states.
The incident was captured on video by a police dash cam. Sanders got a 90-day deferred sentence on the reduced charge and will pay court courts and fines.