Tulsa Dentist Charged In OKC Child's Death To Ask For Bond


Friday, August 5th 2016, 12:34 pm
By: News On 6


A Tulsa dentist arrested in connection to the death of an Oklahoma City child will ask for bond.

An attorney for Bert Franklin, who has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of 19-month-old Lincoln Lewis, will file paperwork on Monday to ask a judge to grant Franklin bond.

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Court documents filed in Oklahoma County Court state Franklin willfully or maliciously injured, tortured, maimed or used unreasonable force on Lincoln Lewis by inflicting unreasonable force to the baby's head and that caused skull fractures and injuries to the baby's brain that ultimately lead to his death on July 18.