US Attorney To Decide Whether To File Charges Against Tulsa Father

Monday, July 13th 2020, 9:39 pm
By: Sawyer Buccy

TULSA, Okla. -

It is now up to the U.S. Attorney’s office, instead of local prosecutors, to decide what, if any, charges will be filed against a father whose two children died in a hot truck last month.

Related Story: Case Against Father Handed To Federal Court After Supreme Court Ruling

The case was dropped at the local level due to the recent Supreme Court ruling on McGirt v. Oklahoma. The jurisdiction for this case now lies with the federal government.