Tulsa Police Honor QuikTrip Employee Who Helped Stop Sexual Assault

Wednesday, March 23rd 2011, 6:46 pm
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma – The Tulsa Police Department awarded four men with its citizen appreciation award Wednesday.

Tre Gillette was working at a QuikTrip, when he saw a man sexually assault a woman sitting in a parked car.

Police say Gillette confronted the man and made him leave and thanks to Gillette, the man was later captured and pled guilty.

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Three other men also received the same honor. They were customers in an IHOP and saw a robber with a gun. They took the gun away and held him for police.

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