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  • Police officer arrested on assault, kidnapping complaints

    BY DYLAN GOFORTH, Tulsa World | Published: Thu, Jan 30, 2014

    MUSKOGEE — The Tulsa World reports that a Muskogee police officer was arrested on accusations of assaulting, kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in Oktaha. Mark Vernon Ridley was arrested late Wednesday, Muskogee County Chief Deputy Brandon Caster said. Ridley, 39, was a 17-year veteran of the Muskogee Police Department, and had recently moved to Patrol Division after spending time in investigations, Cpl. Mike Mahan said. Read the rest of this story at TulsaWorld.com .