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He’s Said To Rape Girlfriend

Chronicle News Services

An Oklahoma County deputy sheriff has been fired following a rape allegation.

Euitt A. Sharp, 30, of Oklahoma City, was arrested Saturday by Oklahoma City police on one rape complaint. He was fired the same day.

“Immediately after learning of Deputy Sharp’s confession and subsequent arrest, I terminated his employment,” Oklahoma County Sheriff John Whetsel said. “We have zero tolerance for anyone who betrays the trust of our citizens. He wore a badge and I am extremely upset and disappointed in his conduct.”

The assault allegedly took place at the victim’s apartment on Thursday, Capt. Paco Balderrama said. The victim came to police headquarters two days later to report the assault.

“Based on our investigation we can determine there was a sexual encounter,” Balderrama said.

The victim said she told Deputy Sharp afterward, “You just raped me,” police reported. Deputy Sharp then said, “What are you going to do, call county?” according to the affidavit.

Deputy Sharp wasn’t on duty at the time of the incident, according to a sheriff’s office spokesman. Deputy Sharp was

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