Jury trial set for former Fort Towson fire chief

CHOCTAW COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) -- A Jury trial has been set for the former Fort Towson fire chief accused of embezzlement.

52-year-old Athelta Keeling's jury trial has been set for February 21st in Choctaw County court.

She is accused of selling some of the departments equipment on craigslist for nearly $8,000.

Keeling was arrested in 2015 after an investigation was opened while the Fort Towson fire department was dissolving.