Oklahoma City man on trial admitted to shooting sheriff’s major, felon testifies

Joshua Rinken, who is serving prison time in an assault that paralyzed a police officer, told a jury Christopher Baker said he had to shoot a sheriff’s major carrying money for Cattlemen’s Steakhouse in Oklahoma City.

BY TIM WILLERT Published: December 7, 2012
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A man serving prison time for paralyzing a police officer was the key witness Thursday in the trial of a man accused of shooting a sheriff’s major in the face.

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Joshua Rinken is imprisoned for breaking Chad Peery’s neck when the off-duty Oklahoma City police officer tried to escort him from a bar.

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