Oklahoma Cop Fired after Sexual Battery Arrest

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — An Oklahoma police officer was fired after being arrested in a sexual battery case on Wednesday, authorities say. 

Joey Oliver, 48, a former officer with the Howe Police Department surrendered to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest. 

The Howe City Council said it met on Thursday afternoon and voted to fire Oliver. 

Oliver is accused of sexually battering a victim on Monday after providing that same victim rum. The victim was under the age of 21, court documents state. 

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