“Did he feel that these people were so disenfranchised that they could be thrown away because no one would care about their safety?” said Democratic state Sen. Connie Johnson, who represents the area in which the crimes allegedly occurred, the Free Press reports.


Holtzclaw, who played college football at 6-foot-1, 246 pounds, has three years on the force. The investigation continues, and Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater told the Free Press that formal charges could be filed by Aug. 29.

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