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Suspect In Shooting Of Oklahoma County Deputy Testifies Against Co-Defendant

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Keonta Prince and Christopher Baker Keonta Prince and Christopher Baker
Major John Waldenville Major John Waldenville
Joshua Rinken Joshua Rinken

Adrianna Iwasinski, News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY – A suspect in the shooting of an Oklahoma County Sheriff's deputy testified during a preliminary hearing that he saw his co-defendant pull the trigger.

Major John Waldenville was shot outside Cattlemen's Steakhouse on May 21. He worked there as a security guard and was on his way to deposit the restaurant's money at a bank. He was shot in the face and critically injured, but he's now recovering.

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Prosecutors say Keonta Prince and Christopher Baker robbed and shot Major Waldenville. They're charged with intent to kill and robbery with a firearm. During Wednesday's preliminary hearing, Prince testified he saw Baker shoot the major.

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