- Associated Press - Friday, February 6, 2015

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Oklahoma City police say a 14-year-veteran of the department has been charged with pawning various police equipment at a local pawn shop.

Police Capt. Paco Balderrama says Sgt. Travis Smith was charged Friday with 10 felony counts of making a false declaration to a pawn broker.

Smith has been on paid administrative leave since November, when police launched a criminal investigation into the matter.

Court records do not list an attorney for Smith, and a telephone message left at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 123 was not immediately returned.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide