Former chief under house arrest

By: KXII Staff Email
By: KXII Staff Email

SAWYER, Okla. -- A former police chief accused of sexual assault is now under house arrest. Coke Douglas Makerney, 48, is now wearing an ankle monitoring device.

Makerney used to work for the Sawyer Police Department. He's accused of federal charges that he tried to sexually abuse a female driver while he working as a police officer.

Makerney could face up to fifteen years in prison if convicted.

No word yet on his next court date.

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  • by Update on Dec 4, 2007 at 04:49 PM
    He has now plead guilty and is being detained until his sentencing hearing in 60-90 days.
  • by Me Location: Okla on Nov 15, 2007 at 06:04 AM
    hahaha Coke you reaped what you sowed.
  • by realist Location: kansas on Nov 14, 2007 at 06:04 PM
    tps typical police behavior
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