Share “Oklahoma County sheriff accused of...”

Oklahoma County sheriff accused of releasing inmates to avoid medical bills, suit claims

OU Medical Center is suing Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel, accusing the elected lawman of releasing sick inmates just before they are admitted to the hospital in order to avoid paying for their treatment.

BY ANDREW KNITTLE Modified: April 28, 2013 at 12:31 am •  Published: April 28, 2013
Advertisement

Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel is being accused of releasing sick inmates just before they are admitted to the hospital in order to avoid paying for their treatment.

In one case, records...
Read the rest of the story on Oklahoman.com
NewsOK.com has disabled the comments for this article.