Tulsa Area Sexual Battery Suspect Arrested In Missouri


Friday, February 1st 2013, 7:58 pm
By: News On 6


The man police say is the suspect in as many as five sexual battery and indecent exposure cases in the Tulsa metro area was arrested Friday in Missouri, police say.

Jaime Hartness, 32, is wanted on four counts of sexual battery and three counts of indecent exposure in Tulsa County.

Police in Tulsa, Bixby and Broken Arrow say Hartness is the man responsible for a string of sexual battery incidents at area shopping centers.

Hartness was arrested Friday evening by the Jasper County Sheriff's Department and U.S. Marshals, after deputies spotted his car and license plate in Carl Junction, Missouri.

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