Rape And Lewd Molestation Charges Filed Against Two Bixby Men

Friday, August 27th 2010, 10:48 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, OKLAHOMA -- Tulsa County prosecutors have filed rape and lewd molestation charges against two Bixby men arrested last week following an investigation by Bixby Police.

David Owens, 33, was charged with first degree rape by instrumentation with a minor under 14 and lewd molestation.

Derek Shepherd, 21, was charged with 2nd degree rape, forcible sodomy, lewd molestation and contributing with the delinquency of a minor.

Bixby Police Sgt. Andy Choate says Shepherd was arrested Tuesday, August 17, 2010 and Owens was arrested Wednesday, August 18, 2010.

8/19/2010 Related story: Two Bixby Men Facing Nearly 3 Dozen Counts Of Sexual Assault Against Minors

Both men remain in the Tulsa County jail.