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Guthrie Man Accused of Sexual Assaulting UCO Student
Prosecutors have filed felony charges against a Guthrie man accused of sexually assaulting a University of Central Oklahoma student.
Elvis J. Perkins, 33, was arrested Friday by the Oklahoma County sheriff's warrant team in connection with a campus sexual assault.
Prosecutors filed sexual battery charges against Perkins Oct. 9. Perkins was being held Tuesday in the Oklahoma County jail in lieu of $5,000 bail.
Perkins is accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year old male UCO student about 2 p.m. Sept. 23.
The victim accuses Perkins of forcing him down on his own bed and inappropriately touching him. Court documents show Perkins took three pills and told the victim the pills were supposed to keep him from crossing boundaries he was about to cross.
Perkins faces one count sexual assault.
Posted: Thursday, October 18 2012, 06:02 AM CDT
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Suspect caught in series of Stillwater robberies
May 23, 2013 07:46 GMT
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) -- Police in Stillwater say they believe a suspect in custody is responsible for a series of store robberies that began in January.
Police Capt. Randy Dickerson said Tuesday that 24-year-old Jackson Pascal Rwezaula is held on complaints for two of the robberies.
The Stillwater News-Press reports (http://is.gd/GLCxxC ) Rwezaula (weh-zahl-uh) refuses to speak to investigators.
Dickerson said the robberies confounded police for months, to the point that the investigation became personal.
Officials say the suspect's face showed up clearly in a security image from one of the robberies and a tipster gave Rwezaula's name.
Police say they recovered disguises and other evidence allegedly linking Rwezaula to the crimes.
Information from: Stillwater News Press, http://www.stwnewspress.com
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